Tuesday, December 31, 2013

Brazo's Bend, Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Brazos Bend
6x8 oil on ray mar canvas panel
$135.00

I painted this on a warm afternoon at Pecan Plantation in Granbury.  This is a neighborhood where the Brazos River winds through.  It is a wonderful river with great beaches that bring a calm to my soul.  This is my last painting to post for 2013. Thanks for interest in my art and continued support. 
Happy New Year.

Sheri@sheriart.net
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Monday, December 23, 2013

Poinsettia, Contemporary floral art by Sheri Jones

Poinsettia
8x10
Acrylic on canvas

Warm wishes for a wonderful Holiday Season.

Sheri@sheriart.net
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Monday, December 16, 2013

Autumn Splendor, Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Autumn Splendor
22x28 oil on canvas
Available for purchase at Dutch Art Gallery
I did this painting demo at Dutch Art Gallery in Dallas on Saturday.  The Artist of Texas Show, No Where but Texas show hangs until January 11, 2014.  Stop by soon and check it out.
Sheri@sheriart.net
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Friday, December 13, 2013

Holiday Poppies by Sheri Jones

Holiday Poppies
4x6 acrylic on paper

This is one of the images I am creating for this year's holiday cards.
Stop by Dutch Art Gallery on Saturday, December 14th. I will be there along with other artist painting and demonstrating my craft.

 The Artist of Texas show
No Where But Texas hangs until January 11, 201 at Dutch Art Gallery
102333 E. NW Highway #420, Dallas Texas.
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Wednesday, December 11, 2013

Holiday Poppy Sunrise by Sheri Jones

Holiday Poppy Sunrise
5 x 7 Acrylic on paper

This is one of my Holiday Christmas Cards I created for my family and friends.
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Monday, December 9, 2013

Holiday Poinsettia, by Sheri Jones

Holiday Poinsettia
4x6 acrylic on paper

This is one of the images I am creating for this year's holiday cards. We suffered a recent ice storm. I was forced to stay home and paint. It was a wonderful time to create these for my family and friends.  
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Friday, December 6, 2013

River Beach Grasses, Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

River Beach Grasses
8x10 oil on canvas
 This is from the Brazo's River in Pecan Plantation, a gated community in Granbury.
It is a quite and peaceful way to spend an afternoon.  I was fortunate to get out and enjoy the mild temperatures. Today we are covered in ice and frozen in place.  
This is available for purchase. $200.00
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Wednesday, December 4, 2013

Red, Red Tulips,Contemporary Floral Art by Sheri Jones



Red, Red Tulips
5x7 acrylic on paper

This is part of my Christmas card series.  The change in mediums and surface has been a refreshing change from my norm.
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Saturday, November 30, 2013

The Road to Church, Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

The Road to Church
9x12 oil on raymar canvas

I created this in the studio and was inspired from photos I took while painting on the grounds of Lakeside Baptist Church in Granbury.  It is filled with beautiful fall color right now and a joy to paint at. This is available for purchase. $250.00 
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Art show and Painting Demonstration
 I wil be at Dutch Art Gallery on Saturday, December 7 beginning at 10 am to create a large landscape painting. I will use a palette knife to develop my painting with form, texture and color. Stop by and check out all the artist there demonstrating.
NO WHERE BUT TEXAS Annual Artist of Texas Show at Dutch Art Gallery
10233 E. Northwest Hwy
Suite 420
Dallas, Tx 75238

Stop by and watch the paint fly.
The show ends December 31st.
  

Thursday, November 28, 2013

Sun Kissed Morning, Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Sun Kissed Morning
9x12 oil on ray mar canvas panel

This was part imaginary and part of an underpainting. I have a pile of recycled canvas from previous starts. This one had a nice design and hints of beautiful color.  I had fun saving this canvas.
It is available for purchase.  $250.00
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Saturday, November 23, 2013

Painted Cow, Contemporary Cow Painting by Sheri Jones

Painted Cow
12x12 oil on canvas

This is number 7 in my series of cow paintings. I love the back lighting on this cow and enjoyed painting it. This was painted with loads of colorful paint. It is available for purchase thru Dutch Art Gallery, Dallas, Tx

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Thursday, November 21, 2013

Fall Foliage, Contemporary Landscape by Sheri Jones

Fall Foliage
8x10 oil on canvas

This is a small plein air study of the colorful fall foliage.  The sumac bushes and wild grasses are what caught my eye. This is painted with a palette knife and has lots of texture.
It is available for purchase.
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Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Joshua Cow, Contemporary Cow Painting by Sheri Jones

Joshua Cow
12x12 oil on canvas

When I travel to my Dad's house in Joshua I drive by fields of cows. This guy caught my eye and posed  while I took his photo.   I loved his fly away hair and laid back personality. It  was fun to capture on canvas. This is available for purchase thru Dutch Art Gallery in Dallas, Texas.
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Sunday, November 17, 2013

Canyon Road Retreat, Contemporary Southwest Art by Sheri Jones

Canyon Road Retreat
9x12 oil on Raymar Canvas panel

I loved the blue trim against the warm stucco building. This house is across the side street from Ventana Gallery in Santa Fe. This is part of a vacation rental on Canyon Road. It is a place I would love to spend some time at. There are over 100 galleries in the Santa Fe area, with a large number on Canyon Road.  This is available for purchase. $250.00
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Friday, November 15, 2013

Sumac Fall Foliage, Contemporary Landscape Art by Sheri Jones

Sumac Fall Foliage
8x10 oil on canvas

Some days our fall temperatures are incredible. When I heard the warm afternoon forecast for Monday, I took my paints with me.  I skipped work early and met my friend Jill Randall to paint at a spot close to our neighborhood. The temperatures peaked at a perfect 74 degrees. It was great way to spend a Monday afternoon.   
This is available for purchase. $200.00
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Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Santa Fe Color, Contemporary Fall Landscape Painting

Santa Fe Color
8x10 oil on canvas

The fall colors were a welcome site at  Rail Yard Park in Santa Fe.
We spent our first morning painting on a walking trail along the river.  We were fortunate to experience mild temperatures and low winds. This is available for purchase. $200.00
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Monday, November 11, 2013

Rio Grande Color, Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Rio Grande Color
9x12 oil on canvas
 This was painted in the studio and inspired from my recent trip to Santa Fe. We were on our way to Abiqui and took a wrong turn. We ended up on the road to Taos, which is a very scenic drive and worth being lost.   We didn't stay to paint, but did get some awesome photos.  
This is available for purchase. $250.00
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Wednesday, November 6, 2013

309 Garcia, Contemporary Southwestern House Art by Sheri Jones

309 Garcia
12x9 oil on Raymar canvas

 While in Santa with the Outdoor Painters Society we were given the opportunity to paint at Ventana Gallery on Canyon  Road. It was a wonderful opportunity with view's all around. This painting was inspired from the house across one of the side streets from the gallery.  After painting were were able to view many of the galleries in the area. It was inspiring to see so much original art.
This is available for purchase. $250.00
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Upcoming Art Show

Art on the Paluxy
Saturday, November 9, 2013
7:00p.m. - 9:00 pm
Historic Barnard's Mill and Art Museum
307 SW Barnard Street
Glen Rose, Texas 76043

Monday, November 4, 2013

Cottonwood Color, Contemporary Plein Air Painting by Sheri Jones

Cottonwood Color
9x12

I painted this quick study to explore simple shapes and strong color. It was painted at Rail Yard Park in Santa Fe during the Outdoor Painter's Society  paint out. I loved the beautiful mountains in the distance and the warm colors of the Cottonwood Trees. This was painted with a palette knife and lots of colorful paint. It is available for purchase. $250.00
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*** Upcoming Art Show

Art on the Paluxy
Saturday, November 9, 2013
7:00 pm -9:00 pm
Historic Barnard's Mill and Art Museum
307 SW Barnard Street
Glen Rose, Texas 76043

Saturday, November 2, 2013

Overlook at Abiqui, Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Overlook at Abiqui
9x12 oil on raymar canvas


I  drove by this view in Abiqui and slammed on my breaks to stop.  We set up quickly and painted the fading light. It was in the late afternoon and the color was glowing. This was one of my favorite spots while visiting the Santa Fe area. This is available for purchase. $250.00
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Thursday, October 31, 2013

View from Rail Yard Park, Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

View from Rail Yard Park
8x10 oil on canvas

This was painted in Santa Fe during the OPS paint out. My friend Joyce and I found this park on the first day.  We loved the view so much, we returned on the last day.  I painted with a palette knife and lots of colorful paint. This is available for purchase. $200.00
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******Art Show******
The Artist of Texas Group Show
No Where but Texas

Dutch Art Gallery 10233 E. NW Highway, #420
Dallas, Texas 75238
This Saturday, November 2
11 a.m 4 p
The first 25 to attend receive a gift bag with a FREE small  painting. 

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Ghost Ranch, Contemporary landscape painting by Sheri Jones

Ghost Ranch
9x12 oil on canvas

I had a wonderful adventure with the Outdoor Painter's Society in the Santa Fe area. We painted at Ghost Ranch one day and this was my chosen view.   The warm fall color and beautiful landscapes were amazing.  This is available for purchase. $250.00
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******Art Show******
The Artist of Texas Group Show
No Where but Texas

Dutch Art Gallery 10233 E. NW Highway, #420
Dallas, Texas 75238
This Saturday, November 2
11 a.m 4 p
The first 25 to attend receive a gift bag with a FREE small  painting. 

Sunday, October 27, 2013

Rail Yard Park, Contemporary South West Landscape by Sheri Jones

Rail Yard Park
9x12 oil on canvas

I painted this during the Outdoor Painters Society paint out in Santa Fe. This was a great place to set up right in the heart of Santa Fe. There were great views of the nearby mountains and colorful trees. My friend, Joyce Thomas and I painted here on the first day. This is available for purchase. $250.00
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Friday, October 25, 2013

Late Day Light Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Late Day Light
12x9 oil on canvas

I meet my friend Jill Randall in the late afternoon to paint. I had worked all day and wasn't sure if I could find inspiration. She researched the area and the location she found had views all around. We had beautiful weather and enjoyed being outside. This is available for purchase. $200.00
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Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Italian Villas, Contemporary Tuscan Landscapes by Sheri Jones

Italian Villas
16x20 oil on canvas

This was inspired from a trip to Italy last year. We went with Niki Gulley and her husband Scott Williams and were able to sample the allure of Italy. Between the weather, landscapes, food and wine tours it was a great experience. This is a great reminder of the fun times we had. It is available for purchase.
Thank you for view my art.
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Sheri Jones

Monday, October 21, 2013

Autumn Sketch, Contemporary Fall landscape painting by Sheri Jones

Autumn Sketch
20x24 oil on canvas

This painting will be on display during the Artist of Texas
No Where But Texas Show
at
Dutch Art Gallery
102333 E NW Highway, #420
Dallas,Texas 75238
Artist Reception
Saturday, November 2
11 am-4 pm

Sunday, October 20, 2013

Fiery Sun Light, Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


Fiery Sun Light
11x14 oil on canvas

This is one of my painting selected for the upcoming Artist of Texas show at Dutch Art Gallery in Dallas, Texas
No Where But Texas
Artist Reception Saturday, November 2nd, 11 am - 4:30 pm
Exhibit runs Nov. 1 - Jan 11, 2014
DutchArtGallery.net
102333 E. NW Highway#420
Dallas, Tx 75238
Stop by for a fun afternoon of art and meet the artists

Sheri@sheriart.net
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Friday, October 18, 2013

Grass Fed, Contemporary Cow Painting by Sheri Jones

Grass Fed 
12 x 12 oil on canvas

This sweet cow was just trying to eat a bite when I interrupted his lunch for photos. 
This is part of my latest series of cows. This is available for purchase. $250.00
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Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Overlook Sunset, Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones




Overlook Sunset
14x11 oil on canvas

I wanted to create a small study for a larger painting I have in mind. The original photo was taken at an overlook in Marble Falls, Texas. Watching the sun set was a perfect way to end our day.  This is available for purchase $300.00
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Monday, October 14, 2013

Sunrise Reflections, Contemporary Texas Landscape by Sheri Jones

Sunrise Reflections 
10x8 oil on canvas

This is a small study I did for a larger painting. It helps to work thru color choices and design. The location of this creek is in the Glen Rose area.  The sun was rising reflecting the trees in the river.    This is available for purchase. $200.00
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Sunday, October 13, 2013

Color Your Day by Sheri Jones

Color Your Day
8x10 oil on canvas

I see an incredible sunrise daily on my way to work . This one was right before a big storm and was quite impressive. I painted this with a palette knife and lots of colorful paint. This is available for purchase. $200.00
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Thursday, October 10, 2013

Tree Lined Villa by Sheri Jones

Tree Lined Villa
11x14 oil on canvas

This is one of my painting selected for the upcoming Artist of Texas show at Dutch Art Gallery in Dallas, Texas
No Where But Texas
Artist Reception Saturday, November 2nd, 11 am - 4:30 pm
Exhibit runs Nov. 1 - Jan 11, 2014
DutchArtGallery.net
102333 E. NW Highway#420
Dallas, Tx 75238

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Tuesday, October 8, 2013

American Cow by Sheri Jones

American Cow
12x12 oil on canvas

This is part of my cow painting series. It was inspired from a photo my husband took in Utah. 
It is available for purchase. $250.00
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Sunday, October 6, 2013

Villa of Tuscany by Sheri Jones

Villa of Tuscany
16x20 oil

This is a re-do of Tuscan dreaming.  The smaller one sold quickly, so I knew I had to paint a larger version. This one has more color and is a bit darker, but I really like how it turned out. It is available for purchase thru Dutch Art Gallery.
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Friday, October 4, 2013

Crimson Oak by Sheri Jones

Crimson Oak
11x14 oil on canvas

I drive by this house daily and love the big oak tree out front. In the fall it glows in the morning sun.
This is available for purchase. $300.00
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Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Bowl of Pumpkins by Sheri Jones

Bowl of Pumpkins
12x12 oil on canvas

I continue my pumpkin series in the celebration of Autumn. This was painted with a brush and palette  knife. Sold
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Monday, September 30, 2013

Flower Bed Pumpkin by Sheri Jones

Flower Bed Pumpkin
12x12 oil on canvas

I am on a pumpkin painting roll. This is my second in the pumpkin series.   This is available for purchase. $250.00
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Saturday, September 28, 2013

4 Square Pumpkins by Sheri Jones

4 Square Pumpkins
12x12 oil on canvas

I painted this as a warm up to my "Pumpkin Series".
I am celebrating the arrival of fall. 
This is available for purchase. $250.00
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Thursday, September 26, 2013

VW Club by Sheri Jones

VW Club 
9x12 oil on canvas

I painted this at the Outdoor Painters Society gathering in Glen Rose. The vintage VW club also meet on the square that day.  I found plenty of inspiration. This is available for purchase. $250.00
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Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Little Green Falcon by Sheri Jones

Little Green Falcon 
14x18 oil on canvas

I saw this falcon in a car show in Granbury and fell in love with the color. I like the simple shapes and that great taillight. This is available for purchase $450.00
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Sunday, September 22, 2013

Smity the VW by Sheri Jones

Smity the VW
12x12 oil on canvas

I meet my fellow painters in Glen Rose on Saturday. It was a gathering of the Outdoor Painter Society for a paint out. I was surprised there was a Vintage VW show on the square the same day. I set up  quickly and got to work on ole Smity.  This painting is available $250.
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Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Sunflower Field by Sheri Jones

Sunflower field
30x24 oil on canvas

This was inspired from a small field study. I painted here during Paint Historic Waxahachie and was so impressed I took my husband back. We spent a couple of hours here painting and taking photos.
This was painted with a palette knife and lots of colorful paint. It is available for purchase thru Dutch Art Gallery, Dallas, Texas
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Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Tropical Water Lily by Sheri Jones

Tropical Water Lily
24x30 oil on gallery wrapped canvas

I recently visited the Botanical Gardens in Ft. Worth and their water lilies were blooming. It really inspired me to recreate their images in a large format.  I also used a small study for the color scheme.  
This is available for purchase. $1000.00
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Sunday, September 15, 2013

Grain Silo by Sheri Jones

Grain Silo
10x8 oil on canvas

I painted this at The Settlement to City Museums in Grapevine during Grapefest.
 They have several old grain silos across the street that caught my eye. 
This is available for purchase. $200.00
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Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Into the Woods by Artist of Texas, Sheri Jones

Into the Woods
This is part of my drive by view series.  I often take photos in the early morning light. I see big skies and nice views. This is a small stream in the Benbrook, Texas area.  I love the wild grass and reflection on the water.  
This is available for purchase $200.00
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Sunday, September 8, 2013

Hereford Bull by Artist of Texas, Sheri Jones

Hereford Bull
12x12 oil on canvas

I was happy there was a fence to keep this big guy in. He is part of my new cow series. This is available for purchase. $250.00
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Friday, September 6, 2013

Jersey Cow by Artist of Texas, Sheri Jones

Jersey Cow
12 x 12 oil on canvas
$250.00

The second in my series of cow paintings. This is available for purchase .
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** Art Show announcements

I am in two group shows this weekend
Art in the Garden at
Ft. Worth Botanical Gardens
3220 Botanical Garden
Ft. Worth, TX
Reception Saturday, September 7th
and
Ft. Worth Plein Air Group
Ft. Worth Community Art Center
1300 Gendy St. Ft. Worth
Reception 6-9 Saturday, September 7th
Both shows are in conjunction with Ft. Worth Gallery Night
Come out for a fun evening, visiting over 20 galleries.

Wednesday, September 4, 2013

Moo Cow by Artist of Texas, Sheri Jones

Moo Cow
12x12 oil on canvas
$250.00

I've started a new series of cow paintings. This is available for purchase.
Email me at 
Sheri@sheriart.net
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www.cfai.co/sherijones

** Art Show announcements

I am in two group shows this weekend
Art in the Garden at
Ft. Worth Botanical Gardens
3220 Botanical Garden
Ft. Worth, TX
Reception Saturday, September 7th
and
Ft. Worth Plein Air Group
Ft. Worth Community Art Center
1300 Gendy St. Ft. Worth
Reception 6-9 Saturday, September 7th
Both shows are in conjunction with Ft. Worth Gallery Night
Come out for a fun evening, visiting over 20 galleries.