• Racing The Hoop

    15 days ago - By Paintings Day by Day

    An original casein painting, on heavy watercolor board 20 X 24 inches
    This painting is in a private collection now

    The past several postings on this blog have featured paintings that included birds which live on or around water. Birds have always served as subjects for artists, from as far back as the frescoes and wall paintings of the ancient world, right up to the paintings of the modern masters. Waterfowl in particular, both domesticated and wild, have always played a big role in our lives, as a food source which also had beauty worthy to be painted and enjoyed. That memory reminded me...
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  • The Hay-wagons Don't Come Here Anymore

    The Hay-wagons Don't Come Here Anymore

    15 days ago - By Paintings Day by Day

    An original casein painting, on illustration board 11 X 14 inches
    This painting is in a private collection now

    My last posting on this blog. was about a casein painting , and while I was looking at it again I was reminded of other paintings in the files, which were done in that medium, that I still enjoy using, and which I should use more often.
    I have not seen this painting for years. The photo above was a snapshot which was emailed to me a couple of years ago, so the photographic quality is low, including some light-reflections in the image. However it was interesting to see the picture...
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