Category Archives: paintings

Woof!

Owners tend to look quite a lot like their dogs. Follow these tales/tails on Instagram at _kimthings

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Rolling hills

Driving through Tuscany this summer, we saw this every day! Near Montalcino, Tuscany Acrylic on wood panel, 36″ x 48″ On show at Caffe Al Mercato, 2215 Marine Drive, (Ambleside) West Vancouver, Canada as part of the 2017 Harmony Arts … Continue reading

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Today’s discovery: Alice Neel

Alice Neel (1900-1984) Thanks to Victoria Miro Gallery’s Instagram feed today for the introduction to Alice Neel. I wish I could paint portaits like this.

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Eat one paint one

Watermelon Acrylic on wood panel, 16″ x 16″ On show/sale at Delany’s in Dundarave, West Vancouver, Canada  July 29 – August 4 2017

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Designer of the day

                       Inspirational discovery of the day: Michael O’Connell (1898-1976).  Mid century British textile designer, spent some time in Australia.  Wish I could find more of his work.

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Fabric of Vancouver

My competition entry in Spoonflower’s Skillshare watercolour cityscape fabric design challenge.  Vote here for your favorites! Competition closes 30 May 2017.

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Spot the dog

Inspired by Veeti-the-dalmatian on Instagram!  A beautiful dog.  Acrylic on board, 20″x24″.    

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Pecking order

Thanks to @chickens_of_whitmire_estates for inspiration! Acrylic on board. 20″x24″.  Submitted for 2017 Spring Art Show  

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Rain again?!

Say no more. Pacific Northwest weather. Acrylic on board 22″x30″.  

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Let’s face it

At least 10 quick character sketches a day exercise. Now on Instagram – follow me at _kimthings

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