Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Watercolor portrait



Watercolor on Fabriano Artistico paper, 38x28 cm

WIP


Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Old mirror



Oil on canvas, 100x54 cm


Friday, April 4, 2014

Kappeli


Our "painting club" had a meeting yesterday in Helsinki. We had a great time! Click here to see Antti's paintings from yesterday.


Oil on canvas board, 33x24 cm


Sunday, March 30, 2014

Smile



Oil on plywood, 29x21 cm

Thursday, March 27, 2014

Boy with a bark boat



Oil on canvas, 38x41 cm

Work in progress


Saturday, March 15, 2014

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Zeri


Tonight's effort was something different for a change.
I think this is my first dog portrait painting ever :)

Oil on Canson Figueras paper, 41x33 cm

Detail

From an earlier stage


Saturday, March 1, 2014

Friday's figure sketches


A few sketches (5's and a 20 min) from yesterday's figure drawing session.
Derwent XL charcoals (sanguine & Mars violet) on size A2 paper.




Sunday, February 23, 2014

Far from home



Oil on canvas, 54x65 cm


Progress shots:



Sunday, February 16, 2014

Figure


From last Friday's figure painting session.

Oil on canvas, 40x30 cm


Saturday, February 8, 2014

Recent figure drawings


Pencil and sepia on paper (size A2).








My toolbox.

Sunday, February 2, 2014

Frozen



Oil on canvas, 24x27 cm

Saturday, January 18, 2014

Orvokki



Charcoal on Fabriano Tiziano Perla, 50x65 cm

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

Antti painting


We celebrated my 40th birthday last Saturday. On Sunday, after the other guests had left, Antti and I decided do quick paintings outside before the light faded. Antti painted the small red house, and I painted him painting it.


Oil on canvas panel, 27x22 cm



Sunday, January 5, 2014

Winter stillness


This winter we haven't yet got snow here in southern Finland.
This is done from photo reference taken last winter.


Oil on canvas panel, 40.6x30.5 cm


Monday, December 30, 2013

Sketchbook #25


Due to the constant rain, I couldn't do any outdoor painting this Christmas, so I sketched instead.
Here are some of the sketches.




Sunday, December 8, 2013

Chilly Sunday



Oil on canvas panel, 24x33 cm



Sunday, December 1, 2013

Crocheting



Oil on canvas, 55x46 cm


Detail


Saturday, November 30, 2013

Late November



Oil on canvas panel, 33x24 cm


Sunday, November 24, 2013

High water



Oil on canvas panel, 41x33 cm