Sailing to Five Islands

Sailing to Five Islands, 6″ x 8″, oil on masonite

Marsh at Morse Mountain

“Marsh at Morse Mountain”, 16×20, oil on canvas

Ice on Great Salt Bay

“Ice on Great Salt Bay”, 12 x 16, oil on linen, en plein air

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I painted “Ice on Great Salt Bay” this winter on January 28th, a beautiful and unseasonably warm day.  Driving through Damariscotta, I saw the warm marsh grasses against the cool snow and ice-covered bay.  Fortunately there was a trailhead with easy access on DRA’s Salt Bay Preserve.

 

Clouds over the Kennebunk River

“Clouds over the Kennebunk River”, 30×40, oil on canvas.

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Three Rivers

Three Rivers, 14″x18″, oil on canvas

Damariscotta Village

Painted on location from a point of land just south of the village of Damariscotta in early spring.

Damariscotta Village, 8″ x 10″, oil on linen