Monday, December 12, 2011

'flight' & two 'ex arte equinus fifth equine art competition' awards

happy holiday season to everyone! 

this is a late first friday post as i wanted to include art from the 'flight' exhibit which is currently at trio fine art - it is a group exhibition of avian subjects - please come in and see it if you are in jackson.
trio's holiday hours are thursday - saturday from 12 - 6 through the 31st of december. 
the below are pieces in the exhibit. 

'falcon gentle one' - 15 x 15 - oil on linen - sold
a special thank you to john goodell for access to the peregrine from which these two paintings were painted

'falcon gentle two' - 15 x 18 - oil on linen - sold

'downstream' - 7 1/2 x 12 - oil on linen - sold 

'joy one' - 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 - watercolor on paper  - sold

'joy two' - 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 - watercolor on paper  -  sold 

'silent glance' - 15 x 20 - charcoal on paper - Available at Altamira - sold 
special thanks to henry holdsworth for allowing me to use his photos for reference

'falcon gentle sketch' - 5 1/2 x 6 1/2 - watercolor graphite on paper - sold 

'ex arte equinus fifth annual equine art exhibit' awards

i am honored to have opened an exciting email today from the 'ex arte equinus fifth annual equine art exhibit' directors.  this exhibit has grown to represent the best of equine art being currently produced in the country.  
the below awards will be showcased in 'art horse' magazine in march of 2012. 

'nora's gait' - 12 x 24 - oil on linen - sold
winner of the editor's choice award

'alacrity' - 12 x 24 - oil on linen - sold
'honorable mention' in the painting category by painting curator, valarie wolf

i would like to thank every art enthusiast who is reading this blog for your support of my work.  whether you purchase or admire your support keeps me in the studio creating more art which is a gift.  thank you... i am grateful.

have a great holiday season!

with warmest regards,