Blog — Oil Paintings

Finding Inspiration

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Finding Inspiration

I find inspiration comes from being very aware of my environment. Color, texture and composition interest me. I also go about my days expecting to see something that catches my eye. And, when I see that special something, I feel loved by God. These moments are gifts from Him for me. They touch me deeply. God has given me a...

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Young and Free

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Young and Free

Young and Free is a oil painting on canvas measuring 10 x 8 x 1.5 inches. The sides are painted with rich burnt umber paint strokes. This painting arrives ready to hang in your favorite room. This young woman is just beginning her life. She's excited about her future. She has dreams to travel and see the world. Her favorite...

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Looking Through Her Window

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Looking Through Her Window

My brother's better half, Melanie, shared her story about Harold the Hummingbird during a fun phone conversation a few months ago. Mel had a window near her work area. Every time she looked outside, she noticed a hummingbird landing and resting on an ornamental bird of paradise plant. She named him Harold for two reasons. The first was because he...

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Faith, Hope, Charity

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Faith, Hope, Charity

Faith, Hope, Charity is a miniature oil painting on panel, 7 x 5 x .25 inches. These daisies embody fall's palette of colors: warm green, rust, orange, and gold with dabs of yellow.  Miniature oil paintings are easy to display. You can frame and hang your painting on your wall or display it on your desk or shelf. With a...

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Painting Photinia

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Painting Photinia

This beautiful Macaw parrot entertained visitors at our local Moon Valley Nursery. On the weekends, my husband and I would look forward to seeing her and her other bird friends. I'm not sure when it happened, but the management decided that the birds needed to go. We miss them so much! I was going through reference photos and saw her...

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