Tuesday, 25 January 2011

Painting a cityscape of Times Square



I started this one last week.  I hope to get it blocked in by Friday.  

Monday, 24 January 2011

106 Divorcé


Divorcé by night N 106
14x18cm oil on canvas board
100 euro
This is the last of the 100x100 Gourmandise series
that were part f the vernissage 1 Dec 2010
at the Bistro des Campagnes

More food paintings are on the way but because I have three shows to prepare for 
between now and 15 May
These French foodies are going on vacation.

Friday, 21 January 2011

105 Divorcé


Divorcé By Day 105
13x18 cm oil on linen on ARTBOARD
100 euro
I love this painting.
 I wonder how this pastry started?

Tuesday, 18 January 2011

Chocolate Fondant 104


Chocolate Fondant number 104
14x18cm, oil on canvas board
100 euro
Oh man oh man this was mirror smooth
and it melted in my mouth.
Since the show on Dec 1st I've lost 5 kilos!
no wonder!

Monday, 17 January 2011

103

Lemon Meringue or Tarte au Citron number103
oil on linen on ARTBOARD
13x18cm
100 euro
This painting reminds me of Wayne Thiebauld
but of course, he painted French pastries

Saturday, 15 January 2011

Oyster 102


 Oyster n. 102
13x18 cm oil on linen on ARTBOARD
100 euro
I wish we could get ARTBOARDs here in Paris.
I had 30 shipped over from NY
but the French customs made me pay
so much.  It was like buying them twice.

Paris has great oysters from brittany.

Thursday, 13 January 2011

Coquille Saint Jacques 101


Coquilles Saint Jacques n. 101
20x20 cm oil on board
100 euro
I can taste the Atlantic just looking at 
the coraille rouge.  
Only in France!

Wednesday, 12 January 2011

Tuesday, 11 January 2011

Easels of Frederick

All plein air painters living in North America
should be aware of the upcoming
juried plein air painting event
Easels in Frederick
First prize is $5000 in cash
and a total of $9000 in cash will be awarded.
Frederick Maryland was 
designated one of 25 Small City Arts Destinations by 
American Style Magazine.

Monday, 10 January 2011

99 Moutard

Moutard n 99 .
13x18 cm 
oil on linen on ARTBOARD

Sunday, 9 January 2011

Brie 98

Brie n.98 .
14x18 cm oil on canvas board
This brie was a not
"au point"
when I bought it, that is to say it was not cooked inside yet.
Sometimes it is hard to choose and you just want to look a little longer.

Friday, 7 January 2011

97 Chevre cheese


97 Chevre Enrobe
14x18 oil on canvas board
100 euro
Cranberry covered goat cheese

Thursday, 6 January 2011

96 Sardines - original oil painting by Brooksby


N 96 Connétable Sardines .
This also was a big favorite at the show.
The brand name is so will selected. 
Connétable sounds like "Quand on est à table"

Wednesday, 5 January 2011

Tuesday, 4 January 2011

AIL 94

 AIL n. 94 .
14x18 cm oil on canvas board
What is more French than garlic?

Monday, 3 January 2011

Tartilette aus Apricots n. 93

Tartilette aux Apricots n. 93 .
 This was delicious, a real classic in every Parisian boulangerie
oil on canvas board
14x18cm

Sunday, 2 January 2011

eclair au chocolat 92

Another Chocolate Eclair 92 .
This one looks like it was at a Black Tie event.
oil on linen on ARTBOARD
13x18cm

Saturday, 1 January 2011

Eclair au Chocolat 91


Happy New Year!!!!!
What better way to start out the New Year than a Parisian 
Eclair au Chocolat n 91
This painting was stolen from the restaurant.   I think I know who took it.