Posts Tagged ‘house portrait

Christmas Commissions 2014

December 30, 2014

Sorry for not posting for a while I have been busy painting house portraits for Christmas. I had seven to do which I painted acrylic on 8×10 gallery style canvas’ . These images were sent to me via email and I think I captured the buildings colour.  It is always difficult to be positive on […]


February 27, 2014

Four houses I painted of house in Toronto for  a real estate agent 8×10  acrylic on stretched gallery style canvas. Not a snow scene to be had.

Square Foot Painting number 18

May 9, 2012

This is my first commissioned house portrait done in acrylic.  I usually paint these in watercolour.  It also happens to be a square foot so I feel I can add this to my list. This is called The Richardson House in Markdale Ontario.

House portrait

August 25, 2011

This house portrait was commissioned by a realtor from Toronto

2020 French Invasion II

July 30, 2010

Here is another old painting I did years ago. An old stone house that was my first step into painting house portraits.  Now I would move the let tree farther to the left so as not to interfere with the house.

2010 Happy July 4th To my American friends

July 4, 2010

Hope every one had a great holiday My out door art show went very well, sold 5 Paintings, lots of cards and bookmarks. The temp was very warm 30c or 86 f but with a nice breeze off the water. here is a painting of Meaford harbour as I saw it from my site. Here […]

2010 House portrait

June 26, 2010

I sometimes get commissions To do a house portrait which I love to do. This  is the second painting I did of the house as the first one was destroyed in a fire. It is one of  the many  Victorian  styles of houses in the area.


May 6, 2010

This spring everything seems to be a little  earlier (about 2 weeks).  However to-day was cool and there may be snow flurries this weekend. I was wandering in my back fields and came upon this small stream flowing from almost nothing. I think this will be gone by the summer I will go back and […]


January 31, 2010

The Saugeen River going through Durham Painted this in late fall out doors with a group of artists.   It was a very warm day for the time of year.


January 29, 2010

Still having trouble with my computer wireless router. I may have to get rid of it. Any how I’m working on two commissions of the old and new Markdale fire halls.  I did the new one first because I was not sure on how to proceed to capture it. As you can see it is […]