Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Live Oak Trees at sunrise

Live Oak trees at sunrise - St Augustine, FL 15x24 Oil on masonite framed $295.00

Longs Peak at sunrise

24x30 Oil on canvas captures the majestic Longs Peak at sunrise Framed $450.00

Friday, August 24, 2012


Tuscany landscape from photo 9x15 Oil on board
Now available are prints on canvas of this breath taking landscape for $55 plus shipping

Green Gapes

16x20 Oil on Canvas
The original is not for sale, but canvas prints are available for $45 plus shipping

Monday, August 13, 2012

Michigan Winter (Open Water)

Oil on Canvas 18x24 Original SOLD

Unframed - Available for purchase

for more information contact me at rickc1647@gmail.com

Canvas prints are available for $45 plus shipping

Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Art In My Life

Until 2011 I was a self-taught artist. I started out sketching with a pencil drawing cartoons, fighter jets shooting down other planes.

When I got a little older I got into charcoal and then pastels.

Once I tried a watercolor class but the artist giving the lessons had his students try different styles and that wasn't I wanted so I worked on my own.

From watercolors I moved into pen and ink. I stayed with this for several years drawing mostly landscapes.

I picked up and dropped my art all during my life until I retired.

When I arrived at the ripe old age of forty something I picked up acrylic painting. I did some decent work and one painting I entered into a local art contest and received a ribbon for second place in the landscape genre.

In 2011 I took classes in oils and over time I progressed