Sunday, March 17, 2013

Gediminas Tower Overlook

Gediminas Tower in Lithuania overlooks the medieval town of Vilnius. This view is of the Old Town which is tightly packed with buildings going every which way. Trying to make sense of, and simplify, all the buildings made it a huge but entertaining challenge to paint.

Saturday, March 9, 2013

Sunset with Red Barn

My first oil painting teacher admonished that artists should never paint sunsets or red barns because they were trite subject matter, but I decided to be a rebel today and paint both. Yeah, felt good! Silly rules.