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New Painting: As the Crow Flies

“As the Crow Flies,” oil, 8×10Click Image to Enlarge This is another painting from my cliche series.  It was included in an exhibition with my studio mates at Vista Studios, 808 Lady, Columbia, SC.  My favorite part is the movement in the bird. There seems to be some state of emergency.  He is lifting quickly. Click…

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Carolina Strong

Carolina Strong was painted while the rain kept falling.  It is my response as an artist to the floods.  My state is strong – its people and its land.  I am so proud of us when we are called to action.   “Carolina Strong,” oil, 8×10click image to enlarge Click to View Auction

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Field Studies

“Field Study I,” oil, 6×12 “Field Study II,” oil, 11×14 Here are two field studies I did when visiting my sister in Mt. Pleasant.

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Reflecting Sister Pond

I have finished a group of big paintings in the last week. Here’s another of them. I call this “Reflecting Sister Pond,” because the trees look like sisters to me. Take a look at the “personalities” of the trees. “Reflecting Sister Pond,” Oil, 24×36click image to enlarge

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