Valerie Finis painting in progress. Photo taken 3/1/14.
My latest painting in progress. This photo shows the texture created by thick oil paint for the tree bark and fabric collage for the Valerie Finis leaves. Taken 3/1/14
#149 Hendricks Head Lighthouse from the Beach #II 27” high X 9” wide. Finished February 13, 2014. Oil on canvas board, framed. Price $990.
This painting has a “light red” under-painting which gives the work an underlying warmth and will glow through in the evening light to create its own sunset.
#148 Kayaks and Fall Foliage 11” high X 14 wide.” Finished February 2, 2014. Oil on Canvas, ready to hang. Price, $620.
This paintng was completed using a palette knife for increased freedom.
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#145. Seanook in Spring. 12” wide X 24” high. Finished November 24, 2013. Price $989.
#133 A Winter Early Morning. Oval 12” high X 9” wide. Finished November 17, 2010. Oil on stretched canvas, ready to hang. Price $450.
The notecards from this painting could be used as Christmas cards. The painting is one of my favorites; I love the ice on the crick and the gentle colors.
#78 An Afternoon Out on Schooner Lazy Jack. 24” high X 18” wide. Finished March 23, 2007. Price $990.
The ship’s bell is the focus of this painting.
$125 A Beautiful End to a Beautiful Day. 16” high X 8” wide. Finished May 4, 2009. Price $525.
#107 A Pink Cumulus Kind of Evening. 12” high X 12” wide. Finished October 14, 2008. Price $415.
#80 Ballast for the Race. (“Captivity”) 24” high X 12” wide. Finished April 8, 2007. Price $765.
#109 Burnt Island in Fall (2). 4” high X 6” wide. Finished November 13, 2008. Price $145.
#83 Footbridge Gift Shop and Lobster Boats (from a 1978 photo). 9” high X 12” wide. Finished May 14, 2007. Price $392.
#134 Ice Fishing. 12” high X 12” wide. Finished November 25, 2010. Price $415.