Sunday, June 26, 2016

Laura B. Ferry to Monhegan

Laura B. Ferry to Monhegan
between Port Clyde and Monhegan Island, Maine
on June 18, 2016, sketched on June 26, 2016
7" x 5", Winsor & Newton and Holbein watercolors, and
Uniball waterproof fade proof ink on 140 lb. Fabriano Artistico
cold press rough 100% cotton extra white watercolor paper
framed, $100 + $5.50 sales tax + $9.50 shipping = $115.00

Friday, June 24, 2016

Gull Cove Sea Splash

 
Gull Cove Sea Splash
on Monhegan Island, Monhegan, Maine June 20, 2016
7" x 5", Winsor & Newton and Holbein watercolors, and
Uniball waterproof fade proof ink on 140 lb. Fabriano Artistico
cold press rough 100% cotton extra white watercolor paper
framed, $100 + $5.50 sales tax + $9.50 shipping = $115.00

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Sea Spray Gull Cove


Sea Spray Gull Cove
in an easterly wind on Monhegan Island,
Monhegan, Maine on June 20, 2016
7" x 5", Winsor & Newton and Holbein watercolors, and
Uniball waterproof fade proof ink on 140 lb. Fabriano Artistico
cold press fine grain 100% cotton extra white watercolor paper
framed, $100 + $5.50 sales tax + $9.50 shipping = $115.00




 
Bruce plein air painting at Gull Cove,
Monhegan Island on June 20, 2016
photo by Ruth Kaldor
her Gull Cove art HERE
Monhegan Art Bonus
Oven a hundred years of
plein air painters at Gull Cove 1913-2016

Surf at Whitehead
George Wesley Bellows (1882 - 1925)
Oil on panel, 19.5" x 15", 1913
Collection of Donald Brenwasser
About George Wesley Bellows HERE

Gull Cove 11 August 1940
James Perry Wilson (1889- 1976)
Oil on canvas board, 16" x 12", 1940
About James Perry Wilson and this painting HERE

Morning at Gull Cove
Linda Tracey Brandon
Oil, 16" x 12", 2011
About Linda Tracey Brandon HERE 
and this painting HERE

 
Whitehead Cliffs at Sunrise,
Monhegan Island, Maine

Michael L. Vermette
Oil on canvas, 12" x 9", $400.00
About Michael E. Vermette and this painting HERE

From Gull Cove
Reuben Tam (1916-1991)
Oil on board, 14" x 10", 1959
Addison Gallery of American Art
About Reuben Tam HERE

Gull Cove Monhegan
Robert Angeloch (1922-2011)
Watercolor, 5.5" x 4"
About the Robert Angeloch and more work HERE

September, Gull Cove
Stan Moeller (1952- )
Oil, 12" x 9", 2014, $1,350
About Stan Moeller HERE

Sunday, June 19, 2016

The Backside of Blackhead

The Backside of Blackhead
on Monhegan Island, Monhegan, Maine
sketched on location plein air June 19, 2016
7" x 5", Winsor & Newton and Holbein watercolors, and
Uniball waterproof fade proof ink on 140 lb. Fabriano Artistico
cold press rough 100% cotton extra white watercolor paper

framed $100 + $5.50 sales tax + $9.50 shipping = $115.00

Though countless artists, famous and not, have painted Blackhead from Whitehead on Monhegan Island, fewer than few have painted the backside of Blackhead seen from Pulpit Rock; it's a longer hike.


A tour boat with barely any tourists aboard passing by
the backside of Blackhead on Monhegan Island
a few minutes before I painted Blackhead.

From Monhegan Light...

From Monhegan Light
into Afternoon Sun
in Monhegan Island, Maine sketched on June 18, 2016
7" x 5", Winsor & Newton and Holbein watercolors, and
Uniball waterproof fade proof ink on 140 lb. Fabriano Artistico
cold press rough 100% cotton extra white watercolor paper
$100 + $5.50 sales tax + $9.50 shipping = $115.00


My plein air set up
by the lighthouse atop Monhegan Island
looking southwest into the afternoon light


Art of this Place,
this View on Monhegan


 
Late Afternoon, Manana
Janet Ledoux
(a friend and fellow painter in our drawing group)
Oil on linen, 16" x 12", 2014



 
Manana MystiqueJanet Ledoux
Oil on linen, 36" x 24", 2014
See the progression of these paintings
at Janet's web site HERE

 
 
Late Afternoon, Monhegan Island
Rockwell Kent (American, 1882-1971)
Oil on canvas, 44" x 34", 1906/7
Jamie and Phyllis Wyeth Collection



 
Sun, Manana, Monhegan
Rockwell Kent (American, 1882-1971)
Oil on canvas, 24" x 20", 1907
Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunswick, Maine



 
Monhegan, Maine
Rockwell Kent (American, 1882-1971)
Oil on canvas, 44" x 28", 1950
Colby College Museum of Art

Friday, June 17, 2016

Nude Shape Space Studies


Nude Shape Space Study I
at the Kennebunkport Drawing Group
in Kennebunkport, Maine sketched on June 15, 2016
7" x 5", Winsor & Newton and Holbein watercolors, and
Uniball waterproof fade proof ink on 140 lb. Fabriano Artistico
cold press rough 100% cotton extra white watercolor paper
$100 + $5.50 sales tax + $9.50 shipping = $115.00


Nude Shape Space Study II
at the Kennebunkport Drawing Group
in Kennebunkport, Maine sketched on June 15, 2016
7" x 7", Winsor & Newton and Holbein watercolors, and
Uniball waterproof fade proof ink on 140 lb. Lanaquarelle
hot press rough 100% cotton extra acid free paper
$100 + $5.50 sales tax + $9.50 shipping = $115.00

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Rainstorm Approaching


Rainstorm Approaching
in the Green Mountains of Cabot, Vermont
on June 12, 2016, sketched on June 12, 2016
7" x 5", Winsor & Newton and Holbein watercolors, and
Uniball waterproof fade proof ink on 140 lb. Fabriano Artistico
cold press rough 100% cotton extra white watercolor paper
$100 + $5.50 sales tax + $9.50 shipping = $115.00

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Four Moos Muse


Four Moos Muse
along Cabot Plains Road in Cabot, Vermont
on May 21, 2016, sketched on June 11, 2016
7" x 5", Winsor & Newton and Holbein watercolors, and
Uniball waterproof fade proof ink on 140 lb. Fabriano Artistico
cold press fine grain 100% cotton extra white watercolor paper
$100 + $5.50 sales tax + $9.50 shipping = $115.00

Sunday, June 12, 2016

A Rainy Vermont Day

A Rainy Vermont Day
as seen from Ruth Kaldor's in Cabot, Vermont
on June 12, 2016, sketched on June 12, 2016
7" x 5", Winsor & Newton and Holbein watercolors, and
Uniball waterproof fade proof ink on 140 lb. Fabriano Artistico
cold press rough 100% cotton extra white watercolor paper
$100 + $5.50 sales tax + $9.50 shipping = $115.00

Saturday, June 11, 2016

Buttercups in a Green See

Buttercups in a Green See
at Ruth Kaldor's yard in Cabot, Vermont
on June 10, 2016, sketched on June 11, 2016
7" x 5", Winsor & Newton and Holbein watercolors on 140 lb.
Fabriano Artistico hot press 100% cotton extra white watercolor paper
$100 + $5.50 sales tax + $9.50 shipping = $115.00

Friday, June 10, 2016

Drawing Hanging Studys

Drawing Study
of John at the Montpelier drawing group in
Montpelier, Vermont sketched on June 9, 2016
7" x 5", Winsor & Newton and Holbein watercolors,
and #3 graphite on 140 lb. Fabriano Artistico cold press
fine grain 100% cotton extra white watercolor paper
$100 + $5.50 sales tax + $9.50 shipping = $115.00




Hanging On Study

of John at the Montpelier drawing group in
Montpelier, Vermont sketched on June 9, 2016
5" x 7", Winsor & Newton and Holbein watercolors,
and #3 graphite on 140 lb. Fabriano Artistico cold press
rough 100% cotton extra white watercolor paper
$100 + $5.50 sales tax + $9.50 shipping = $115.00
 

Sale until October 31, 2016
Both paintings above unframed, matted
$50 + $2.75 sales tax + $4.25 shipping = $57.00

Thursday, June 9, 2016

Cheever Falls First Drop


Cheever Falls First Drop
along the stream in Walden, Vermont
on June 8, 2016, sketched on June 9, 2016
7" x 5", Winsor & Newton and Holbein watercolors, and
Uniball waterproof fade proof ink on 140 lb. Fabriano Artistico
hot press 100% cotton extra white watercolor paper
$100 + $5.50 sales tax + $9.50 shipping = $115.00

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Under Morning Glories


Under Morning Glories
at Amanda's Greenhouse in Cabot, Vermont
(web site HERE) on May 21, 2016, sketched on June 7, 2016
7" x 5", Winsor & Newton and Holbein watercolors, and
Uniball waterproof fade proof ink on 140 lb. Fabriano Artistico
cold press fine grain 100% cotton extra white watercolor paper
$100 + $5.50 sales tax + $9.50 shipping = $115.00

Monday, June 6, 2016

Crossed Nude Feet

Crossed Nude Feet
of J.J. at the Friday morning Kennebunkport Drawing Group in
Kennebunkport, Maine on June 3, 2016
7" x 5", Winsor & Newton and Holbein watercolors, and
#3 graphite on 140 lb. Fabriano Artistico cold press
fine grain 100% cotton extra white watercolor paper
$100 + $5.50 sales tax + $9.50 shipping = $115.00

J.J. Standing Poses III and IV

J.J.'s Standing Pose Study III
at the Friday morning Kennebunkport Drawing Group in
Kennebunkport, Maine on June 3, 2016
9" x 12", Winsor & Newton and Holbein watercolors, and Uniball
waterproof fade proof ink on 140 lb. Fabriano Artistico cold press
rough 100% cotton extra white watercolor paper
framed, $170 + $9.35 sales tax + $15.65 S&H = $195.00


 
J.J.'s Standing Pose Study IV
at the Friday morning Kennebunkport Drawing Group in
Kennebunkport, Maine on June 3, 2016
7" x 5", Winsor & Newton and Holbein watercolors, and Uniball
waterproof fade proof ink on 140 lb. Fabriano Artistico cold press
rough 100% cotton extra white watercolor paper
$100 + $5.50 sales tax + $9.50 shipping = $115.00

Sunday, June 5, 2016

J.J. Standing Poses I and II

J.J.'s Standing Pose Study I
at the Friday morning Kennebunkport Drawing Group in
Kennebunkport, Maine on June 3, 2016
5" x 7", Winsor & Newton and Holbein watercolors, and
#3 graphite on 140 lb. Fabriano Artistico cold press
rough 100% cotton extra white watercolor paper
$100 + $5.50 sales tax + $9.50 shipping = $115.00


J.J.'s Standing Pose Study II
at the Friday morning Kennebunkport Drawing Group in
Kennebunkport, Maine on June 3, 2016
12" x 9", Winsor & Newton and Holbein watercolors, and
#3 graphite on 140 lb. Fabriano Artistico cold press
rough 100% cotton extra white watercolor paper
framed, $170 + $9.35 sales tax + $15.65 S&H = $195.00

Saturday, June 4, 2016

The Boathouse

The Boathouse
at Fisherman's Island, Boothbay Harbor, Maine on June 1, 2016
18" x 12", Winsor & Newton and Holbein watercolors, and
Uniball waterproof fade proof ink on 140 lb. Fabriano Artistico
cold press fine grain 100% cotton extra white watercolor paper
framed, $260 + $14.30 sales tax + $20.70 S&H = $295.00

Thursday, June 2, 2016

The Lonely Bench

The Lonely Bench
on Fisherman's Island in Boothbay Harbor, Maine
with a plein air painter on her own portable seat on June 1, 2016
5" x 5", Winsor & Newton and Holbein watercolors, and
Uniball waterproof fade proof ink on 140 lb. Fabriano Artistico
cold press rough 100% cotton extra white watercolor paper
$100 + $5.50 sales tax + $9.50 shipping = $115.00

 

Looking back from the bench
to where I painted this painting
under my parasol, Ruth Kaldor
in the distance wearing black
painting her oil painting.

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Island Bench...

Island Bench atop a Rock
on Fisherman's Island, Boothbay Harbor, Maine
sketched on June 1, 2016
10.75" x 8", Winsor & Newton and Holbein watercolors, and
Uniball waterproof fade proof ink on 140 lb. Fabriano Artistico
cold press fine grain 100% cotton extra white watercolor paper
framed, $170 + $9.35 sales tax + $15.65 S&H = $195.00


~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~
If...
by Bruce McMillan

If an island bench
sits empty on a rock does
anyone sea it?
 
haiku poem © 2016 Bruce McMillan
~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~
Plein Air Painters of Maine on Fisherman's Island
Ruth Kaldor and Bruce McMillan on the right
June 1, 2016
 




Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Montreal Street Conversation


Montreal Street Conversation
on May 20, 2016 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada
sketched on May 31, 2016
7" x 5", Winsor & Newton and Holbein watercolors, and
Uniball waterproof fade proof ink on 140 lb. Fabriano Artistico
hot press fine grain 100% cotton extra white watercolor paper
$100 + $5.50 sales tax + $9.50 shipping = $115.00

Sunlight Touches...

 
Sunlight Touches
Pond Treetops
by the first pond on the woods walk behind our home
at dusk on a warm, humid, balmy evening in Shapleigh, Maine
on May 30, 2016 sketched on May 30, 2016
7" x 5", Winsor & Newton and Holbein watercolors, and
Uniball waterproof fade proof ink on 140 lb. Fabriano Artistico
cold press fine grain 100% cotton extra white watercolor paper
$100 + $5.50 sales tax + $9.50 shipping = $115.00

Monday, May 30, 2016

Early Morning Moon


Early Morning Moon
in Cabot, Vermont on May 23, 2016, sketched on May 30, 2016
7" x 5", Winsor & Newton and Holbein watercolors, and
Uniball waterproof fade proof ink on 140 lb. Fabriano Artistico
cold press rough 100% cotton extra white watercolor paper
$100 + $5.50 sales tax + $9.50 shipping = $115.00

Sunday, May 29, 2016

Nora Nude in May

Nora Nude in May
at the Friday morning Kennebunkport Drawing Group in
Kennebunkport, Maine on May 27, 2016
5" x 7", Winsor & Newton and Holbein watercolors, and
Uniball waterproof fade proof ink on 140 lb. Fabriano Artistico
cold press fine grain 100% cotton extra white watercolor paper
$100 + $5.50 sales tax + $9.50 shipping = $115.00

Saturday, May 28, 2016

Nora Flowered

Nora Flowered
at the Friday morning Kennebunkport Drawing Group in
Kennebunkport, Maine on May 27, 2016
5" x 7", Winsor & Newton and Holbein watercolors, and
Uniball waterproof fade proof ink on 140 lb. Fabriano Artistico
cold press fine grain 100% cotton extra white watercolor paper
$100 + $5.50 sales tax + $9.50 shipping = $115.00




Skye Maher of Portsmouth, NH
painted Nora...and me, Bruce McMillan,
in the background as a reflection in the mirror,
while
I was concentrating and painting too.

Birthday Break Time at the drawing group;
note the mirror behind the model location.