Plymouth Holiday Membership Exhibition

Poppy Field in France acrylic

I did this painting in Coulans-sur-Gee, France while I was staying at a gite for a week. The brilliant red poppies called out to me to paint them.

Poppy Field in France will be on exhibit at the 23rd Annual Holiday Membership show at Gallery 110 North, Plymouth from December 7, 2018 – January 25 2019. Admission is free.

Opening Reception Friday, December 7, 2018 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm. Over 88 artists. Complimentary refreshments and cash bar. Piano music by Mary Fellanz and Andrew Krueger.

The judge Joye Moon is an artist, educator, and author of Exploring Textures in Watercolor. She has taught over 200 watercolor workshops.

Best of Show First through Third Place and Merit Awards will be presented at 6:30 pm.

Gallery hours: Tuesday – Friday 10 am – 4 pm. Saturday and Sunday noon – 3 pm. Closed Monday and holidays. (920) 892-8409

A Holiday Show with 29 Artists

Snow Guys watercolor 12″ x 12″ $100

Madrigals watercolor 11″ x 14″ $110

Wintergreen watercolor 12″ x 12″ $100

Pigeon River watercolor 12″x12″ $130

Evergreen Park watercolor 11″x14″ $120
You are invited to attend the opening reception for Sheboygan Visual Artists’ newest exhibit Kaleidoscope Christmas, their annual holiday show and sale on Friday, November 30, 2018 from 6 pm to 9 pm at EBCO Artworks, located at 1201 Erie Avenue, Sheboygan. 29 artists will have their art for sale.

Free Refreshments. Cash Bar. Music. Jonathan Block will entertain us with some holiday Magic.

Gallery hours: Thursdays & Fridays 4 pm – 8 pm and Saturdays & Sundays 11 am – 3 pm until December 23.

Phone (262) 416-1278 or email

Plein Air Travels

I have 49 paintings at the University of Wisconsin, Sheboygan Fine Arts Gallery, 1 University Drive, Sheboygan during the month of November and December. It is a collection of paintings from my travels in Europe, the United States, a few from China.

Opening Reception Friday, November 2 from 6 pm to 8 pm. Refreshments served. Please come. I would like to meet you.

Gallery hours are 8 am – 5 pm Monday – Friday. May close early on Friday.

Paint the Towns en Plein Air

Farm Field oil

Wingert Farm, Sheboygan Falls

Clubhouse at the Bull, Sheboygan Falls

I will be painting in Plymouth and Sheboygan Falls and nearby rural areas every day til September 26.

I will be posting my locations on my Facebook page so you can come join me.

Then come to the free Gala Reception at the Plymouth Arts Center in Plymouth on Friday, September 28 from 6 pm til 9 pm to see all the paintings that artists have painted from this competition. Live music free appetizers and a cash bar.

Paintings will be on exhibit until October 13.

Paint the Point Awards

I won Second Place in the Nocturne Painting competition for my painting Jail Alley at the Paint the Point Artist Reception tonight. Marc Anderson won First Place overall the paintings and Artist’s Choice Award.

Tomorrow morning is the Quick Paint Competition from 8 am to 10 am in downtown Mineral Point, Wisconsin. I need to get some rest and get up very early.

Paint the Point

I did three paintings today. I painted a rusty gate at Shake Rag Alley, a rural farm scene, and a nocturne painting on Jail Alley Street. I didn’t get done until 10 pm. I feel exhausted.

I am participating in the 5th Annual Paint the Point plein air painting festival for the next few days. You are invited to come observe 45 professional artists from seven states as they paint scenes of historic Mineral Point and the surrounding driftless countryside.

Over 120 paintings will be available for purchase on Saturday from 10 am til 6 pm at the Masonic Lodge, 304 High Street Mineral Point.

Saturday morning I will be participating in the Quick Paint competition from 8 am to 10 am in the historic district of Mineral Point. These paintings will be available for purchase after judging and awards..about 1 pm.

SVA Show at Cedarburg Cultural Center


Peninsula Birches 12″ x 9 ” oil

Sweetest in Town 9″ x 12″ watercolor

Wayne’s Drive-in 9 “x 12” watercolor

Classic Biscayne 9″ x 12″ watercolor

Judge Patrick Robison juried four of my paintings into the Sheboygan Visual Artists Show which will be at the Cedarburg Cultural Center from Thursday, July 19 through Sunday, August 26, 2018.

Artists Opening Reception and Award Ceremony is on July 25 from 6 pm – 8 pm. Complimentary refreshments and cash bar.

The Cedarburg Cultural Center is located at W62 N546 Washington Avenue, Cedarburg, Wisconsin.

Gallery hours: Tuesday – Saturday 10 am – 5 pm. Sunday 12 pm – 4 pm. Closed Monday.