Sunday, July 17, 2011


This is a small pastel painting working out issues for a larger finished piece. Joe.

Friday, July 15, 2011

Sketch for a larger painting

This is a sketch for a painting I've been working on it's on watercolor paper.First a watercolor underpainting then pastel. Joe.

Monday, April 25, 2011

Hidden View

Sometimes painting opportunities can be found in unlikely places. Kinda like secret spots to ponder and wonder. This is a pastel over watercolor underpainting approx. 11x14. Thanks for looking .Joe.

Sunday, March 20, 2011

Inspired by Mckinley

This is a small 5x7 pastel inspired by one of Richard Mckinley's instructional dvd's. This painting was done as a learning tool only, it is not for sale and only being shown as part of a learning process. It is pastel over a watercolor underpainting. Thank you for viewing it. Joe.

Monday, March 14, 2011

A small pastel painting

This is a 5x7 pastel painting . I hope you like it and thanks for looking. Joe.

Sunday, March 13, 2011

Small pastel paintings

This is a approx. 5x7 pastel painting created by first using a watercolor underpainting on watercolor paper. It was inspired by the many tranquil scenes in the Hudson Valley. Thank you for looking. Joe.

Saturday, March 12, 2011

"Gentle Evening"

This one is pastel over an oil underpainting on homemade support. It is approx. 16x20. Thanks for looking. Joe.