Groove Street

This painting took its inspiration from a location in the Old Port, Portland Maine.

The Fallen Tree

This scene inspired me, while I was visiting Monhegan Island.

Jewelry for Sale

While visiting Monhegan Island, I saw this Woman selling her hand made jewelry.

Greenhouse

UMO greenhouse …..

Bass Harbor Light

One of the most iconic images from Maine, Bass Harbor Light.

Winter Dry Dock

I almost like boats more when they are out of the water.

Apricot Tree on Munjoy Hill

Friends own a home that has a very productive Apricot tree. Their home is ¬†in an old neighborhood in Portland. I’m always interested in this little garden space and wanted to capture its special appeal.

Still life with Lobsters

On a summer day I had plans for a seafood dinner. The impulse to paint these wonderfully strange animals was too strong to resist.

Stonington Motif

Plien air artists in Maine are familiar with this view of Stonington Harbor. I wanted to portray the cradled Lobster boat and decreped shack as if they were strange animals. The pastel medium afforded me the chance to impart some textural qualities to this scene, almost as if the colors on the paper surface were […]

School in Snow

This building was originally an Orphanage and recently converted into a school. The snow blanketing this building added a bit of whimsy.