Shimmering Dream

I worked on this painting on and off for a couple of months. I just couldn't get it right. To be sure there are three paintings underneath this one.  There is probably two to $300 worth  paint on it.  Maybe a zillion hours.  (A little exaggeration)    I'm happy it turned [Read More]

“Palatine Hill”

  If ever there was a neighborhood that was made up in totality by the mind of an artist, it's this one!  I started painting the scene from the middle without any idea what I was going to paint. It quickly developed into this bright and cheery and rather romantic [Read More]

First Post by Doug

In late September 2016, I became so agitated and incensed by watching political drama I looked for a meditative outlet. I thought it might be a good idea to take up acrylic painting.  I stopped watching TV.  Period!  None! I taught myself how to paint. Fast forward to February 8, [Read More]

Mt Baker

When I painted Mount Baker several people commented on it and thought  they saw a sleeping lady.  

“Coming Home”

The red truck pulling an old airstream is by far the most popular painting I've done to date. Several iterations of this subject have sold. It is a happy subject that brings great joy to the people who have purchased it. It has also been very fun for me to [Read More]