Posts Tagged ‘Richard McNaughtonart artist watercolour watercolor

8×8 acrylics

October 31, 2015

This painting is showing the fall colours  of the maples along with some elm trees that ave died. maples thrive here but the elms are struggling. This painting is 8×8 acrylic on board called Elms and Maples

8×8 Acrylics

October 31, 2015

This painting is in the field across the road from me and again I liked the contrast of sky and fall colours.

Nova Scotia comissioned painting

December 12, 2013

Just finished a commission piece of a Cape Breton N.S. scene sent it on it’s way and everyone was happy. This is the View from their cottage.  

5 Miniatures for the Tom Thompson Gallery

May 26, 2013

I am entering a miniature show at the Tom Thompson Gallery in Owen sound Called 100 squares. All paintings are 4″x4″ or 10cm x 10cm The theme is ” One with the North” relating to Tom’s painting of the north.

A new painting Called Waiting

April 2, 2013

This is a painting of four boats on shore of Georgian Bay near Meaford Ontario.  The north wind was almost gale force and was bitterly cold. I tried to capture that feeling by the wave action and the dark blue of the distant water. This winter has been long in going  and is starting to […]


July 20, 2010

Every day I marvel at the place I chose to live.  It has a wide diversity of landscapes rural buildings and a small urban city Owen Sound.  I am about an hours drive from the worlds second largest lake (Lake Huron) It has a vast and varied shoreline from long sandy beaches to high rock […]


July 15, 2010

It’s been a while since my last post. Sorry about that. I have a few more out door shows and I thought I needed a new canopy  My son-in-law who is a wonderful photographer also wanted to get one.  Easy I said to my self just go out and buy one at Wal mart. Ha!  […]

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.

First day of Summer 2010

June 21, 2010

Welcome the first day of summer. May all the days ahead be good painting days.  May all your outdoor  shows be sunny and may everyone have a god summer. Here is my entry, I tried for a little drama this time. Look forward to seeing everyone’s  work!! I tried for more wave action and a […]


March 21, 2010

It’s Maple syrup time again and we are taping trees for the first time. There are a lot of places around here who tape their trees ans sell the syrup. Here is a painting of one producer in our area.  I’m not too happy about the person carrying the buckets but I like the  rest.  […]