Wednesday, February 18, 2009

Hyacinth, Oil Painting by Linda McCoy Copyright 2009

By the time I finished this painting, the hyacinth had fallen over and so did I. So many different values and abstract shapes. Bright morning sunlight, east window.

6"X6" Oil on Masonite

Thursday, February 12, 2009

"Up" Oil Painting by Linda McCoy

This is another rose from I placed it in the east sunlight, and it seemed to glow. I pushed the reflected lights as far as I could, and deliberately painted the leaves with soft edges to keep the rose itself the center of attention. In addition to white only four other colors were used. Permanent rose, cadmium yellow light, vermillion, and.......
6"X6" Oil on Masonite panel. Copyright 2009 Linda McCoy

Master's Piece, Oil Painting by Linda McCoy

6"X6" Oil on Gallery wrapped canvas
Copyright 2009 Linda McCoy

Wednesday, February 04, 2009

"For You a Rose" Oil Painting by Linda McCoy

I purchased this large unblievably fragrant rose at in Westchester Ohio. Bathed in sunlight it was an absolute joy to paint.
6"X6" Oil on masonite
Copyright Linda McCoy 2009

Tuesday, February 03, 2009

Omnia Vincit Amor, Oil Painting by Linda McCoy

"Love Conquers All"
It is the Valentine's Day theme day at the Daily Painters Gallery. I've had the idea for this painting for awhile, the little pumpkin and gourde were sunbathing at a farm stand. It looked to me like the goose neck gourde was watching over the little pumpkin. Oh, silly me.....they are after all, just vegetables.....

Oil on Masonite 6"X6" $100.00 for a paypal invoice
Copyright Linda McCoy 2009