30 September 2010

Last Light Rouge



Last Light Rouge
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 5x7"
SOLD
This daily painting is an industrial landscape on the Rouge River.

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#1055

29 September 2010

The Yellow House on Forest St



The Yellow House on Forest St
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 7x5"
SOLD
To a collector in Grosse Pointe Farms, MI
This daily painting is a yellow house on Forest St in midtown Detroit. I really liked the warm glow from the late afternoon sun.

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#1054

28 September 2010

Citylights #63, looking West



Citylights #63, looking West
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 5x7"
SOLD
To a collector in Royal Oak, MI
This daily painting is the sixty-third in the Citylights series of Detroit night paintings.

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#1053

27 September 2010

Cloud Study Nocturne



Cloud Study Nocturne
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 7x5"
AVAILABLE
This daily painting is a moody cloud study nocturne from outside my studio. We have had very dramatic day and night skies this summer. At night in the city you get the warm reflected light from all the ground lights colliding with the  back lit moon light and natural sky color to create some interesting color contrasts.

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#1052

26 September 2010

Steel Blue Reflections



Steel Blue Reflections
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 7x5"
AVAILABLE
This daily painting is a moody industrial landscape of a Great Lakes Steel blast furnace on Zug Island.

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#1051

25 September 2010

Detroit Landscape VII



Detroit Landscape VII
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 5x7"
SOLD
To a collector in Bloomfield, MI
This daily painting is an industrial landscape on the South edge of Detroit.

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#1050

24 September 2010

Mack Ave Shadows III


Mack Ave Shadows III
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 5x5"
SOLD
 This daily painting is an urban landscape of a building with strong contrasts and colors on Mack Ave on Detroit's East side.

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#1049

23 September 2010

Evening Landscape
















Evening Landscape
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 5x7"
SOLD
To a collector in Little Compton, RI
This daily painting is an industrial landscape of a Detroit power plant in late evening light

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#1048

22 September 2010

Evening Light


















Evening Light
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 5x5"
SOLD
To a collector in Des Moines, IA
This daily painting is an urban landscape of the water  tank at West Canfield near the Motor City Brewing Works. One of Detroit's great local bars and brewery. Great beer, wood oven pizza, and an art show every Wednesday night.

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#1047

21 September 2010

Mack Ave Shadows II




















Mack Ave Shadows II
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 5x5"
SOLD
To a collector in Grosse Pointe Farms, MI
This daily painting is an urban landscape of an interesting building with bay windows on Mack Ave on Detroit's East side.

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#1046

20 September 2010

Indigo Shadows




















Indigo Shadows
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 7"x5"
SOLD
To a collector in Reisterstown, MDThis daily painting is a Detroit urban landscape of a corner building with rich indigo painted walls

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#1045

19 September 2010

Shadows & Tags




















Shadows & Tags
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 7"x5"
SOLD
To a collector in Hamden, CT
This daily painting is a Detroit urban landscape of a building near Mack Ave with graffiti tags and deep shadows

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#1044

18 September 2010

Belle Isle Nocturne


Belle Isle Nocturne
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 5"x7"
SOLD
To a collector in Atlanta, GA
This daily painting is a nocturne showing part of Belle Isle and the Detroit River with Windsor Canada in the background

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#1043

17 September 2010

State Fair Nocturne


State Fair Nocturne
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 5"x7"
SOLD
To a collector in Atlanta, GA
This daily painting is a nocturne of the State Fair buildings as seen from 8-mile Rd.

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#1042

16 September 2010

Evening View


Evening View
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 5"x7"
SOLD
To a collector in Adelaide, South Australia
This daily painting is an urban landscape of the view looking West as you approach Detroit from the North

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#1041

15 September 2010

Movement in Grey


Movement in Grey
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 5"x5"
SOLD
This daily painting is an urban landscape of a scene along 8-mile Road near Woodward Ave. in Detroit

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#1040

14 September 2010

Ivy


Ivy
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 5"x5"
SOLD
To a collector in  Oakland, CA
This daily painting is an urban landscape of an ivy covered wall on Mt Elliot St on Detroit's East side. I was taken with the dark foreground shadow and with the shades of green, man made and the greens of nature.

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#1039

13 September 2010

Fenkell at Petoskey



Fenkell at Petoskey
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 5"x5"
SOLD
To a collector in Southfield, MIThis daily painting is an urban landscape of the corner building at Fenkell and Petoskey. It was once part of the Campus Ballroom. It was built between 1926-28,  just of Livernois

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#1038

12 September 2010

Morning Fog



Morning Fog
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 5"x7"
SOLD
To a collector in Bavaria, Germany
This daily painting is an urban landscape of sunlight on and early morning fog along Woodward Ave in Detroit

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#1037

11 September 2010

Corner Store



Corner Store
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 5"x5"
SOLD
To a collector in Atlanta, GA
This daily painting is an urban landscape of sunlight on a corner store with strong early morning shadows

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#1036

10 September 2010

Doorway Shadows



Doorway Shadows
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 7"x5"
SOLD
To a collector in Des Moines, IA
This daily painting is an urban landscape of sunlight on an East side doorway.

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#1035

09 September 2010

McNichols Rd Shadows



McNichols Rd Shadows
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 5"x7"
SOLD
This daily painting is an urban landscape of a scene along McNichols Road East of Woodward Ave. There is something about these low buildings and the shapes they create, that are my favorites to paint.

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#1034

08 September 2010

RR Bridge Shadows


RR Bridge Shadows
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 5"x7"
SOLD
To a collector in La Jolla, CA
This daily painting is an urban landscape of a RR bridge and long shadows

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#1033

07 September 2010

Corner Light


Corner Light
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 5"x5"
SOLD
To a collector in Oakland, CA
This daily painting is a view of the storefront at the corner at Sharon and Vernor in Detroit

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#1032

06 September 2010

The Aqua Green Awning


 












The Aqua Green Awning
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 5"x7"
SOLD
To a collector in Sierra Madre, CA
This daily painting is another Gratiot Ave building with a wonderful Aqua green awning and fading aqua paint, with early morning light.

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#1031

05 September 2010

Corner Shadows


Corner Shadows
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 7"x5"
SOLD
To a collector in Bloomfield Hills, MI
This daily painting is a view of another Gratiot ave corner building.

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#1030

04 September 2010

Guild Theater "D"


Guild Theater "D"
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 7"x5"
SOLD
To a collector in Tucson, AZ
This daily painting is a view looking up at the letter "D" of the marquee on the Guild Theater on Gratiot Ave. Another abandoned Detroit enterprise. Please see the recent article in the New York Times about Detroit...A Detroit District Thrives by Building on the Past

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#1029

03 September 2010

Gratiot Ave Shadows















Gratiot Ave Shadows
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 5"x7"
Available
This daily painting is a view of early morning sunlight on these Gratiot Ave storefronts.
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#1028

02 September 2010

Mack Ave Cow's Head


Mack Ave Cow's Head
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 5"x7"
SOLD
To a collector in Adelaide, South Australia
This daily painting is a view of
early morning sunlight and deep shadows on the side wall of a Mack Ave building. This building was used in Eminem's movie 8 Mile, where he shoots it with a paintball gun. It is in very good shape. You will probably see another view of this interesting bit of roadside Americana in the future.
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#1027

01 September 2010

Morning Light


Morning Light
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 5"x7"
SOLD
This daily painting is a view of early morning sunlight and deep shadows on the side wall of a Gratiot Ave building
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#1026