Small House Across Ridley Creek

March 29 2014
Small House Across Ridley Creek
6x8 oil on canvas mounted to board (Raymar Panel)
 

This small historic house sits across from Ridley Creek State Park in Pennsylvania.

Melting Snow

March 04 2014
Melting Snow
5x7 (approximate) casein on board
 

On a foggy and quiet day, the snow is melting on a hill above Ridley Creek at Taylor Arboretum in southeastern Pennsylvania.

Snow Covered Branches

February 19 2014
Snow Covered Branches
5x7 (approximate) casein on board
 
Status: Available Price: $120.00
 

A quiet snowy day in the arboretum.

Winter Woods

February 12 2014
Winter Woods
5x7 oil on canvas mounted to board (Raymar Panel)
 
Status: Available Price: $200.00
 

Long winter shadows in the woods.

Hazy winter day

February 05 2014
Hazy winter day
5x7 oil on panel (Gessobord)
 
Status: Available Price: $200.00
 

Two cherry blossom trees in Taylor Arboretum, waiting for spring.

Bridge Over Beatty Run

January 23 2014
Bridge Over Beatty Run
6x8 oil on panel (SourceTek Panel)
 
Status: Available Price: $250.00
 

Beatty Run is a small creek in a park that was once an estate here in southeastern Pennsylvania. This old stone bridge once provided access to the estate.

Sycamore at the Bend

December 21 2013
Sycamore at the Bend
5x7 (approximate) gouache on watercolor paper
 
Status: Available Price: $120.00
 

You can see the bright trunk of this sycamore from a distance as you approach a bend in the creek in Ridley Creek State Park, here in southeastern Pennsylvania.

Twisted Branches

December 14 2013
Twisted Branches
5x7 (approximate) casein on board
 
Status: Available Price: $120.00
 

Trees along Ridley Creek in Pennsylvania. Painted in casein on Canson Museum Board.

Still life with shallots

December 07 2013
Still life with shallots
5x7 (approximate) gouache on paper
 
Status: Available Price: $250.00
 

This is listed above as gouache, actually it’s painted in casein and gouache on 100% rag watercolor paper.

Dawn Redwood

December 04 2013
Dawn Redwood
5x7 (approximate) gouache on watercolor paper
 
Status: Available Price: $120.00
 

A beautiful dawn redwood tree in the Taylor Arboretum in southeastern Pennsylvania

Beatty Run, Fall

November 26 2013
Beatty Run, Fall
5x7 (approximate) gouache on watercolor paper
 
Status: Available Price: $120.00
 

Fall colors reflected in Beatty Run, a small creek in Houston Park in Southeastern Pennsylvania. Image area is 5x7”; paper is 7x10”.

Rocks in Ridley Creek, Fall

November 14 2013
Rocks in Ridley Creek, Fall
5x7 (approximate) gouache on watercolor paper
 
Status: Available Price: $120.00
 

Ridley Creek takes a bend here in Taylor Arboretum in southeastern Pennsylvania.

Pumpkin, Apple and Cherry Blossom Leaves

November 01 2013
Pumpkin, Apple and Cherry Blossom Leaves
5x7 oil on canvas mounted to board (Raymar Panel)
 
Status: Available Price: $200.00
 

A little still life of a season, the end of October.

Spillway at Newlin Grist Mill

October 29 2013
Spillway at Newlin Grist Mill
6x8 oil on panel (SourceTek Panel)
 
Status: Available Price: $250.00
 

Newlin Grist Mill is a historic site in Chester County, Pennsylvania. Here the water was diverted from Chester Creek into a mill race, and this spill way, which once regulated the level of the water going to the mill, now diverts all of it back to the creek through a series of ponds.

Click through to see a photo of the painting in progress on location.

Beck Street, Philadelphia

October 26 2013
Beck Street, Philadelphia
6x8 oil on panel (SourceTek Panel)
 
Status: Available Price: $250.00
 

Beck Street is a small side street in Philadelphia’s Queen Village section. It’s a quiet, dead-end street in a fairly old part of the city’s east side.The brick sidewalks are showing their age.

Quiet Pool in Beatty Run

October 23 2013
Quiet Pool in Beatty Run
6x8 oil on panel (SourceTek Panel)
 
Status: Available Price: $250.00
 

Beatty Run is a small but beautiful creek in Houston Park, on the site of a former estate in southeastern PA. The leaves are just starting to turn here.

Little Darby Creek at The Willows

October 20 2013
Little Darby Creek at The Willows
6x8 oil on panel (SourceTek Panel)
 
Status: Available Price: $250.00
 

Little Darby Creek as is feeds into the pond at The Willows, a former estate that is now part of Skunk Hollow Park here in southeastern Pennsylvania.

Ridley Creek Above the Dam

October 17 2013
Ridley Creek Above the Dam
6x8 oil on panel (SourceTek Panel)
 
Status: Available Price: $250.00
 

In Ridley Creek State Park in southeastern Pennsylvania. The creek forms a pond here above a small dam.

Columbia Bridge from West River Drive, Philadelphia

October 14 2013
Columbia Bridge from West River Drive, Philadelphia
6x8 oil on panel (SourceTek Panel)
 
Status: Available Price: $250.00
 

A view of the Columbia railroad bridge over the Schuylkill River from West River Drive in Philadelphia’s Fairmount Park. There is a great bend in the river here that affords terrific views.

(Please note that the first 2 images in the eBay auction is inaccurate, the third one is the same as this one and is correct. They won’t let you remove an image once a bid has been placed.)

Shadows in Mario Lanza Park, Philadelphia

October 11 2013
Shadows in Mario Lanza Park, Philadelphia
6x8 oil on panel (SourceTek Panel)
 
Status: Sold
 

Midday shadows in one of Philadelphia’s beautiful little “pocket parks”.

Randolph Street Park, New Hope

September 10 2013
Randolph Street Park, New Hope
6x8 oil on canvas mounted to board (Raymar Panel)
 
Status: Sold
 

One of New Hope, PA’s little “pocket parks"on the banks of the Delaware River.

North Bank of Ridley Creek

September 10 2013
North Bank of Ridley Creek
5x7 oil on panel (Gessobord)
 
Status: Available Price: $200.00
 

Looking across he creek at the bank and Taylor Arboretum beyond.

Beach After the Rain, Wildwood Crest, NJ

September 10 2013
Beach After the Rain, Wildwood Crest, NJ
5x7 (approximate) gouache on paper
 
Status: Available Price: $250.00
 

At the shore in South Jersey, on the wide wide beach at Wildwood Crest, after after a late summer rain. Working in gouache this time, instead of oil.

Tomato and Pepper

July 26 2013
Tomato and Pepper
5x7 oil on canvas mounted to board (Raymar Panel)
 
Status: Available Price: $200.00
 

A simple summer still life

Creek at Ridley Park Lake

July 24 2013
Creek at Ridley Park Lake
6x8 oil on canvas mounted to board (Raymar Panel)
 
Status: Available Price: $250.00
 

Where Little Crum Creek meets Ridley Park Lake in Southeastern Pennsylvania.

Teapot and Apple

July 22 2013
Teapot and Apple
5x7 oil on canvas mounted to board (Raymar Panel)
 
Status: Available Price: $200.00
 

Small teapot and an apple in the shadow box.

Ridley Creek Behind Trees at Chester Park

July 17 2013
Ridley Creek Behind Trees at Chester Park
6x8 oil on canvas mounted to board (Raymar Panel)
 
Status: Available Price: $250.00
 

You can just see the creek behind the trees as Ridley Creek enters Chester Park here in Southeastern Pennsylvania.

A sunny day in Washington Square, Philadelphia

July 13 2013
A sunny day in Washington Square, Philadelphia
6x8 oil on canvas mounted to board (Raymar Panel)
 
Status: Available Price: $250.00
 

Washington Square is near Independence Hall, but quieter and less busy than the better known Rittenhouse Square.

Riverside Hall at Old Swedes Church

July 08 2013
Riverside Hall at Old Swedes Church
5x7 oil on canvas mounted to board (Raymar Panel)
 
Status: Available Price: $200.00
 

A hall on the grounds of Gloria Dei (“Old Swedes”) Church in Philadelphia, the oldest church in Pennsylvania and one of the oldest in the country. As a friend and I painted we were about 30 feet from the grave marker of noted 18th century artist James Peale.

Gazebo in FDR Park, Philadelphia

July 04 2013
Gazebo in FDR Park, Philadelphia
6x8 oil on canvas mounted to board (Raymar Panel)
 
Status: Available Price: $250.00
 

A bit of 19th century fancy architecture on the small lake in this park in South Philadelphia

Onions and Shallots

June 15 2013
Onions and Shallots
6x8 oil on panel (SourceTek Panel)
 
Status: Sold
 

There’s something about onions and shallots that just invites still life painting.

A neighbor’s yard

June 05 2013
A neighbor’s yard
5x7 oil on canvas mounted to board (Raymar Panel)
 
Status: Available Price: $200.00
 

A simple neighborhood scene in the Springtime.

Azalea at Ridley Mansion

May 28 2013
Azalea at Ridley Mansion
6x8 oil on canvas mounted to board (Raymar Panel)
 
Status: Available Price: $250.00
 

In Ridley Creek State Park in Southeastern Pennsylvania. As a friend and I painted, a string quartet was playing Bach for a wedding reception nearby. We wrapped up just as it started to rain.

Spring morning in Rittenhouse Square

May 10 2013
Spring morning in Rittenhouse Square
6x8 oil on canvas mounted to board (Raymar Panel)
 
Status: Available Price: $250.00
 

A beautiful spring day in Philadelphia’s beautiful Rittenhouse Square

Flowering trees in a garden next to the Schuylkill River

May 02 2013
Flowering trees in a garden next to the Schuylkill River
6x8 oil on canvas mounted to board (Raymar Panel)
 
Status: Available Price: $250.00
 

This is one end of a sculpture garden on the East bank of the Schuylkill River in Philadelphia.

Columbia Bridge, Schuylkill River

April 24 2013
Columbia Bridge, Schuylkill River
6x8 oil on canvas mounted to board (Raymar Panel)
 
Status: Available Price: $250.00
 

This historic railroad bridge crosses the Schuylkill River in Fairmount Park in Philadelphia, a bit upstream from where Thomas Eakins painted his scullers.

Gazebo at the Fairmount Waterworks, Philadelphia

April 18 2013
Gazebo at the Fairmount Waterworks, Philadelphia
6x8 oil on canvas mounted to board (Raymar Panel)
 
Status: Available Price: $250.00
 

This gazebo sits above the Fairmount Waterworks, overlooking the Schuylkill River behind the Philadelphia Art Museum.