Tomatoes on the March

Tomatoes on the March

6" x 12"
oil painting on gesso board

Ready for my lunch, the tomatoes marched across the chopping board in such an attractive way that they begged to be painted
Salad was off the lunch menu that day


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Sprout

Sprout

8" x 8"
oil painting

Just one perfect brussel sprout from the Christmas Sprout Mountain

Original Oil Painting : SOLD
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Blueberry Quartet

Blueberry Quartet

5" x 5"
oil painting

Four perfect dusty blueberries on a juicy dark blue background

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Perfectly Broken

Perfectly Broken

8" x 8"
oil painting on gesso board

One broken eggshell. Was it from breakfast, lunch or tea?
Such a perfectly beautiful everyday occurrence

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Irresistible Joy

Irresistible Joy

5" x 5"
oil painting on gesso board

Chemically bright Italian Rainbow Cookies, sandwiched with gooey jam then wrapped in chocolate - if ever a snack deserved the phrase "taste the rainbow" it would be this little Italian confection. They always give me a cartoon zinginess that makes me feel I could take on a Godzilla attack

Original Oil Painting : SOLD
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Cheez Doodles with Great Auntie Win

Cheez Doodles with Great Auntie Win

18" x 18"
oil painting

Part Still Life, part family portrait. Great Auntie Win was a wear your pearls to the beach kinda gal. I expect she would approve of her delicate china being filled with the only the best cheesey puffs

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Zest

Zest

9" x 12"
oil painting on canvas board

These tart lemons make my mouth water, as they march across the canvas

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Warm Pears in Burgundy

Warm Pears in Burgundy

8" x 8"
oil painting on gesso board

Delicious golden yellow pears warming in the fall sunshine on a rich velvet background of burgundy

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fig.1

fig.1

8" x 8"
oil painting on gesso board

I was trying to catch the exquisite pleasure of munching fresh figs -
to hint at the honeyed, moist flesh;
the joy of soft, fuzzy skin yielding to plump, rosy...

a-hem ... excuse me, I must just go and eat a fig...

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Afternoon Candy

Afternoon Candy

9" x 12"
oil painting on gesso board

Creamy and Tangy, avocados are my favorite afternoon treat, sprinkled with tart lemon juice and crunchy fresh ground salt and eaten with a spoon - yum such a divine mixture of textures and tastes


Original Oil Painting : SOLD
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Sushi Boy and Wasabi Dog

Sushi Boy and Wasabi Dog

12" x 9.5"
oil painting on paper

off on their adventures together!

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Best.Easter.Hat.Ever

Best.Easter.Hat.Ever

24" x 12"
oil painting

An impressive tower of broken eggshells would sure put a proud smile on my face

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: )

8" x 8"
oil painting on gesso board

Happy, smiley burger

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Sweetart Blues

Sweetart Blues

12" x 9"
oil painting on gesso board

Juicy summer blueberries reflect and refract around a stainless steel colander, bouncing and swirling as you wash them for breakfast

now will it be pancakes or fruit salad?

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Red Onion, Center Stage

Red Onion, Center Stage

16" x 20"
oil painting

Red onions steal my heart every time - their deep purple, cool red skin with its broken lavender highlights
I could paint red onions forever

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Blue Rinse

Blue Rinse

8" x 8"
oil painting

A cluster of freshly washed blueberries swirling in a silver colander

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Wine Dark

Wine Dark

8" x 8"
oil painting on gesso board

Rich dark purple grapes emerging from the darkness, just tempting you to pluck one or two as you walk by

Original Painting : SOLD
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Gilded Pear

Gilded Pear

12" x 9"
oil painting on paper

Perched in a large china dish, this warm yellow pear is gilded by the morning sunshine, just waiting for you to join it for breakfast

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Chardonnay Cluster

Chardonnay Cluster

9" x 12"
oil painting on Canvas Board

Clustered green grapes spill over the side of a wine glass as you savor the crushed juice of this piquant bunch and your taste buds start at the fragrant tang of white wine to come.

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Apple Heart

Apple Heart

5" x 5"
oil painting on Ampersand gesso board

Creamy apple flesh, cut to the core to reveal the heart inside.


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Lemon, Sliced

Lemon, Sliced

12" x 9"
oil painting

Mouthwatering lemon sliced, with scattered pips and sparkling juicy acid flesh to set your taste buds tingling All ready for your favorite long cool summer drink

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Red Velvet Ruffles

Red Velvet Ruffles

8" x 8"
oil painting

A very dainty pile of pink ruffles and frills - scalloped edges of the cupcake papers touched with blobs of icing and the delicate transitions from rosy carmine through crimson to deep burgundy. Yum

Almost as tasty as creating the pile in the first place

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Apricots and a Pint of Blueberries

Apricots and a Pint of Blueberries

12” x 9”
oil painting on canvas

Fresh from the Farmers Market, a beautiful Chinese blue bowl filled with peach soft apricots, all washed down with a pint of delicious juicy blueberries.
Wow, there really is a whole pint in those tiny boxes!

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Tomatoes, Parted

Tomatoes, Parted

12” x 9”
oil painting on canvas

Juicy red tomatoes on the vine, fresh from the farmers market. One tomato has detached from its green stalk and rolled to the edge of the picture

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Flourish

Flourish

9” x 12”
oil painting on Ampersand Gesso Board

Crisp yellow onions sprouting lush green shoots.
This is what happens when the painting takes too long - Mother nature starts to add her own flourishes

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Cherry Kiss

Cherry Kiss

8” x 8”
oil painting on Ampersand Gesso Board

A pair of juicy red summer cherries nestled on a pale blue background - lip smackingly good!

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Cluster

Cluster

5” x 5”
oil painting on Ampersand Gesso Board

A cluster of juicy red and purple grapes spill over the rim of an aqua glass bowl, tempting you to pluck just one as you pass by

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Poofs in Porcelain

Poofs in Porcelain

5” x 5”
oil painting on Ampersand Gesso Board

Crunchy orange cheese poofs and delicious cheeze dust puddle in slick blue porcelain - such decadence and depravity.

I loved the different textures playing against each other, the vibrant colors and the sheer naughtiness of putting such awful food in your best china, like wearing your pearls to the beach.

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Cheez Cascade

Cheez Cascade

9” x 12”
oil on Ampersand Gesso Board

Cheez Doodles and cheesy dust cascade from the almost empty bag
I can't believe I ate the whole thing!

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