Tuesday, March 23, 2010

New Paintings

I love Monday and Tuesdays,  They are my painting days.  I would paint everyday if I could, Other things get in the way.  Laundry, cleaning, grocery shopping, and teaching.  Anyway, as I was saying I love my panting days and here are the two I did.                    



Maharees Sunset 7" x 14" pastel on fisher paper


The long and Winding Road 10" x 12"  pastel on fisher paper

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

Tuesday, March 16, 2010

St, Patrick's Day Painting on Fisher 400 paper

In honor of St. Patrick's I painted something that you knew was Ireland just looking at it.  I used a new paper called fisher 400. http://www.thecsc.co.uk/  I love it!  It really hold the pastel,It takes and you can underpaint it if you like.  (I didn't) This is a 14" x 20" pastel on Fisher 400.  Cheers everyone and Happy St. Patrick's Day!


Where are the wee people hiding:  Pastel on Fisher 400 12" x 14" 

Monday, March 1, 2010

Deborah O'Keeffe: Maharees Magic

Deborah O'Keeffe: Maharees Magic

Maharees Magic

This weekend there was the most beautiful moon.  I couldn't capture it on camera without a tripod, so I did the best I could and painted it.  I decided it had a fairy tale feel to it and painted it like a page from a story book.  So here it is....