Author Archives: Lynn

Nocturne Painting in the Desert

It was difficult to to see when I looked out from the light of my easel while standing in the loneliness of the empty night desert. When I readjusted my eyes I could see them – like sentient beings spreading … Continue reading

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Gunston Cove

As we motored around to find a fishing spot the winter chill and waning light enveloped everything. We anchored in a quiet cove and I set my paint box on my lap. I focused on the cool/warm relationships of the … Continue reading

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Boat Launch

Sunset along the water always calls out to me.  After a long, hard day of painting in the heat this summer, I set up my easel at the mouth of a cool river. I focused on the compositional elements of … Continue reading

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Rocks and Reef

When re-visiting the place where I grew up, I instinctively painted with the combined knowledge of what I absorbed as a child and what I’ve learned since.

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Upcoming shows

Artists’ Melange I:  January 28 – February 8, 2015.  Reception: Sunday February 1, 2-4 pm.  I will have 8-10 pieces of my studio and plein air work on display and for sale at Maryland Federation of Art in Annapolis. “Cows and Old Farmhouse”, oil, … Continue reading

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Plein Air Painters of the Mid-Atlantic

Premier Show based on historic book: McBride Gallery, Annapolis, MD November 15 – December 7, 2014 I am fortunate to be included in Gary Pendleton’s  book, 100 Painters of the Mid-Atlantic. My painting, Fishing Day at Chincoteague,  is on display and for … Continue reading

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2nd Annual Bath County Plein Air Competition & Arts Festival

September 29 – October 5, 2015 Warm Springs Gallery, Warm Springs, VA  Bath County Plein Air  

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Piedmont Plein Aire Paint Out 2014

I received 3rd place at this wonderful event in High Point, NC at the J Gallery of Fine Art.           Train Station  oil, 16″x 20″

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Plein Air Shenandoah

Invitational Paint Out I am one of 14 selected artists to paint the natural beauty of the Shenandoah this summer in this invitational event. Paintings created in this event will be on display August 16 – October 12 at River District Arts, Sperryville, … Continue reading

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Upcoming Event

I am one of the artists juried into Paint Annapolis 2014.  Artists paint in Annapolis, MD, and surrounding Anne Arundel County June 24-26. Anchored in Annapolis, 11×14, oil on linen. Paintings from the week will be on display at the … Continue reading

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