Tuesday, June 1, 2021

May Challenge: "June"


"June Delights" 24"x16" Acrylic by Page Pearson Railsback

"Pride Month" 10"x10" Acrylic on paper by Paula Villanova

"Perfect Blue" 4"x7" Gouache by Jeanne MacFarland

"Moon in June" 12 x 14 oil on board by Jody Regan. 
Impromptu gathering on the local jetty when the full moon is due.

“Rain in June” 8x8 oil on panel by Mary Sheehan Winn

June is a rainy month in Parrsboro, Nova Scotia. I painted this barn from my car during a pouring rainstorm, for Parrsboro International Plein air Festival in June of 2017

"June is Busting out All Over" 5'x7" oil by Pamela Copeman
I have always loved musicals and that includes "Carousel" and "June is Busting Out All Over."
"Chapel, Groveland Cemetary, North Scituate
The wind drove me away from painting by the water the other day, and so I drove around searching for a spot- until found refuge in this lovely, quiet cemetery where my stepfather's ashes are and he has a stone.
Cemeteries are a peaceful place to be.
I am committing to plein air painting every day in JUNE!!!
Oil on canvas, 9"x12" by Sally Dean

"Hot Night In June, Providence" 12x12 acrylic by Kelley Carey MacDonald (WIP)
This night, the moon was peeking out from heavy clouds on my street.  Our new LED streetlights make the streets almost as light as day - it is strange. I love watching clouds fly by at night - evening skycaps are riveting to me.

“June Pontoon “  10 x 4  acrylic sketch by Victoria Chesley Brega
“A familiar twilight happening at Watchic Lake”

"Maine Audubon View" 6X12 plein air oil painting by Margaret Farrell Bruno
Every year until Covid hit, I would travel to Maine to Plein Air paint with friends in June.
We will be back this year, but postponed it until September to be extra safe. Cannot wait!


The Artist's Life

  "Aspirations" 14"X18" Water Media Study by Tori Chesley Brega  “Sometimes we soar, sometimes crash and burn;  striving...