Sunday, June 17, 2018

Rising Sun's Impression, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Rising Sun's Impression
9x12 oil on canvas

This vibrant sunrise was a treat for the eye. I was thrilled to be where I could view this incredible sunrise. I used the palette knife and lots of color paint.

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 Sheri Jones

Friday, June 15, 2018

Poppy Patch, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


Poppy Patch
14x11 oil on canvas
I've never come across a patch of poppies I could resist.  This is from the Wildflower See Farm in Fredericksburg. It was fun creating this using the palette knife and lots of colorful paint. 
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 Sheri Jones

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Pecan Valley Sunrise, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Pecan Valley Sunrise
12x16 oil on canvas

This is from the park area of Benbrook.  It is just below the damm at Benbrook Lake. It has great distance views and glorious sunrises. I am often amazed at the natural color of the skies. 
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 Sheri Jones

Monday, June 11, 2018

Setting Sun Impression, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Setting Sun Impressions 
9x12 oil on canvas
This was inspired from a late afternoon boat ride on Lake Granbury.  It is always a treat to go out on the lake and watch the setting sun.  We don't have to go far to find stunning views like this one.  

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Saturday, June 9, 2018

Lake Side Light, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones



Lake Side Light
30x40 oil on canvas

The sun was breaking through the horizon when I drove up to the lake.  The park gate was unlocked and open.  I was thrilled to get closer and was able to get a better view of this colorful sunrise. This was painted with a palette knife and lots of colorful paint.  
Available at Dutch Art Gallery, Dallas, Texas

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 Sheri Jones
   

Thursday, June 7, 2018

Festive Garden Sunrise, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones



Festive Garden Sunrise
16x20 oil on canvas

A visit to the The Wildflower Seed Farm is what inspired this painting.  I combined it with a warm sunrise and loved the result.  This was created with a palette knife and lots of colorful texture. 
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 Sheri Jones

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Rock Garden
12x9 oil on canvas


I created this at the botanical gardens in  Ft. Worth. The color of the blooming flowers around the stream were an eye catcher. It was a great break and chance to get outside when the weather was cool enough.  I am working inside lately with the hot and humid Texas temperatures.  
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Sunday, June 3, 2018

Caladiums, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Caladiums
12x12 oil on panel
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I created this during the Hidden Gardens Tour for the Ft. Worth Historic Society.
I always enjoy painting during the garden tours.  It started off with rain in the morning, but cleared up by noon when the tours began.  I set up quickly and painting in this inspiring garden. The home owner had "still lifes" everywhere.  I was easy to find something to paint.  It was an enjoyable day! 

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Thursday, May 31, 2018

Barbara's Blue Gate, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


Barbara's Blue Gate
12x9 oil on canvas
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I painted this during the Ft. Worth Historic Garden Tour. I was fortunate to paint at Barbara's house. She had an artist flair I found inspiring.  She fashioned still life paintings in every aspect of the garden. I had a wonderful time painting here.  
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Sheri Jones

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

A New Day Begins, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


A New Day Begins
7x14 oil on canvas

  I am up early enough to see the sunrise on my journey to town.  I often take a detour or two in search of my next painting. This was on a drive through the park in Benbrook. I loved the warm grasses that lined the road.   
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 Sheri Jones

Sunday, May 27, 2018

Bridge Garden, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Bridge Garden
9x12 oil on canvas

I created this at the Botanical Gardens in Ft. Worth recently.  I don't have a lot of time, so this was a spontaneous reaction. The gardens are lovely now and I am glad I was able to stop by to paint.  I'm in and out in a flash! So fun.

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Thursday, May 24, 2018

Purple Light Iris, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


Purple Light Iris
6x4 oil on canvas panel
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The Iris Garden at the Ft. Worth Botanical Gardens were in full bloom when I painted this. I was thrilled to see the full spectrum of colors here.  I met the volunteers that cared for the garden and they were happy to see how much I appreciated it.
   
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 Sheri Jones

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Garden Along the Stream, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Garden Along the Stream
9x12 
Oil on canvas

I was thrilled to get out and paint at the Ft. Worth Botanical Garden recently. 
They have spent a lot of time and money developing a new section of the garden. It comes complete with stream and new pond.  The flowers are at their peak now and filled with color.   
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Sheri Jones

Saturday, May 19, 2018

Quince Design, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


Quince Design
12x16 oil on canvas

This blooming bush is one of the first burst of color in the spring time.  I spied these at the Botanical Gardens in Ft.  Worth. I painted on location and gathered reference photos for studio paintings.  I create my paintings in layers and the final is with the palette knife. I love to create drama with texture and color.  

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Sheri Jones

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Sunrise Poppy Garden, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Sunrise Poppy Garden
12x16 oil on canvas

What a gorgeous landscape! This one stopped me in my tracks. I made the husband do a u turn on this one. This was on our way to work and on a busy road.  The rising sun and beautiful flower garden were a show stopper. 
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 Sheri Jones
Available at Dutch Art Gallery, Dallas, Texas

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Snap Dragon Garden, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Snap Dragon Garden
14x7 oil on canvas

I created this at the Ft Worth Botanical Gardens one fine afternoon.  There was a gentle breeze, shade and colorful inspiration.  Painting on location has it's challenges, but also it's rewards.  It was a slice of heaven.  

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 Sheri Jones

Sunday, May 13, 2018

Sunrise in Style, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


Sunrise in Style
24x36 oil on gallery wrapped canvas

It changed in a drastic shades of orange, pink and blue.  I was amazed at the array of colors in this beautiful morning sky.  It was both a challenge and joy to create on canvas.  I started with a warm base and used the paint brush  to lay in the big shapes.  I quickly grabbed the palette knife and started building texture and warm colors.

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 Sheri Jones
Available at Dutch Art Gallery, Dallas, Texas

Friday, May 11, 2018

Lovely Lilacs, Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


Lovely Lilacs
24x24 oil on canvas
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This painting was inspired from the lavender fields in Valensole, France.  We painting on location while visiting the area a few years ago. 
The sunflowers blooming next to them were the perfect compliment.   I'm happy it has found a forever home.

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Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Lynda's View, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Lynda's View
24x30 oil on canvas

My friend Lynda lives on the lake and goes out every night to feed the ducks and to snap photos of the setting sun.  I couldn't resist painting this one. Love the dramatic design and colors of this one.

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Monday, May 7, 2018

Garden of Golden Iris, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


Garden of Golden Iris
20x16 oil on canvas
I created this in the studio after visiting and painting at the Ft Worth Botanical Garden. It is a great place to paint small color studies.   These are one of my favorite flowers to paint. I created this using the palette knife and thick color paint.

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Thursday, May 3, 2018

Here Comes the Sun, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Here Comes the Sun
16x20 oil on raymar canvas panel
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I am excited to say this painting was accepted in the  “The Sound of Color”
2018 Spring Juried Show at Dutch Art Gallery in Dallas, Texas.

The focus on the entries were on a single song or specific lyrics from a song. The Beatles song "Here Comes the Sun" was a perfect match to the upbeat colors of this gorgeous sunrise.

Here Comes the Sun
Beatles
Here comes the sun (doo doo doo doo)
Here Comes the sun, and I say It’s All right little darling, It’s bee a long cold lonely winter. It feels like years since it’s been here.
Here Comes the Sun.

The opening reception is on May 19th 2-4.
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 Sheri Jones

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Blanco River Sunset, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


Blanco River Sunset
40 x 30 oil on gallery wrapped canvas

This was inspired from a trip to Wimberly, Texas with my sisters and nieces. We decided to check out the river and were there to witness a gorgeous sunset. We viewed the river and landscape as the setting sun cast a golden light on everything. 

This is available for purchase at :Assemblage Contemporary Craftsman Gallery
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 Sheri Jones

Sunday, April 29, 2018

Color Garden, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


Color Garden
8x10 oil on panel


I created this at the Ft Worth Botanical Gardens in Ft Worth.  I was thrilled to return here again while the iris garden was in full bloom. I met the volunteers that maintain the gardens.  They were proud of their garden and happy to see me painting the fruits of their labor.  I was so grateful for this  to paint in this wonderful garden.
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 Sheri Jones

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Golden Iris, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


Golden Irish
12x6 oil on canvas
The Ft Worth Botanical Gardens maintain a hybrid iris garden and these are one of my favorites.  I will always try to capture their beauty on canvas, and it is always a challenge. Fun times. 

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 Sheri Jones

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Amaryllis in Bloom, New Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Amaryllis in Bloom
7x14 oil on canvas

I painted this from my father-in-law's garden of his beautiful flowers. He had a green thumb and always loved to garden. 
We lost him the very next day, so this painting will always hold a special place in my heart.  
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 Sheri Jones

Sunday, April 22, 2018

Iris Garden, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


Iris Garden
11x14 oil on canvas
SOLD

I was happy to get out and paint during my lunch break this week.  The Ft Worth Botanical Gardens are close to work and I try to go by often. It's a great place to walk and get some fresh air.  When I saw this garden of color I came back 3 times to paint. It was a refreshing break from my hectic life.
This painting sold during the week I was the featured artist at Dutch Art Gallery.
Thank you Pam, Gwen, Katherine and Nick.
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Thursday, April 19, 2018

Morning's Soft Light, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

 Morning's Soft Light
11x14 oil on canvas

This is inspired from one of my all time favorite painting locations in Benbrook, Texas.  The rising sun draped the clouds with warm colorful light and begged me to paint it.  I used the brush to lay in the colors and shapes and added texture using the palette knife.  


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Sheri Jones
Available at Dutch Art Gallery, Dallas, Texas

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Golden Morning, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Golden Morning
12x16 oil on canvas

The park near Benbrook lake is my inspiration for this sunrise painting.  I drive through the park on my way to work and if I time it right I see the sun come up.  The golden hour where the sun cast bright colors everywhere. This was a joy to paint using the palette knife and all these warm colors. 


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 Sheri Jones

Sunday, April 15, 2018

Rich Morning Light, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Rich Morning Light
24x30 oil on canvas

This was my painting demo I did at Your Private Collection Art Gallery in Granbury, Texas recently.  I was the featured artist for their gallery event and created this on location. It was a fun event and great to see family and friends that came out.  Thank you, Stacey, Linda and PJ at Your Private Collection Art Gallery for all you do!
 

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 Sheri Jones

Thursday, April 12, 2018

Blue Bonnet Trails, Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Blue Bonnet Trails
11x14 oil on canvas panel

I created this at one of my favorite locations in Glen Rose, Texas.  The fields are rich with blue bonnets and other native flowers. This is one of the views of  High Hope Ranch.  This gorgeous piece of property has 3 guest house to rent and 900 acres to explore.  I see new paintings in every direction when I visit here.  
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 Sheri Jones

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Morning Glory, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Morning Glory
7x14 oil on canvas

A sky this incredible must be a sign of a good day to come. Big open skies and vast landscape are good for my soul. I hope you fill the joy and appreciation I had just viewing it. 
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 Sheri Jones

Sunday, April 8, 2018

Willow City Wilds, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


Willow City Wilds
7x14 oil on canvas

Cruising through Willow City Loop near Fredericksburg, Texas in the spring time is a feast for the eyes. The color and fresh scents of the blue bonnets fill the air. Capturing this on canvas takes me back to the beautiful views. 

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 Sheri Jones

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Morning Sunshine Blues, Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Morning Sunshine Blues
by Sheri Jones

14x11 oil on canvas
This painting was inspired from a photo I took on my way to work. I'm always scouting new painting locations and knew there were bluebonnets blooming on some of the back roads. I arrived at this spot just as the sun was rising.  I love the orange glow of the sun against the blue of the bluebonnets.
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Sunday, April 1, 2018

Aspen Morning, Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


Aspen Morning
40x30 oil on Gallery wrapped canvas
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This site for this inspiration was a cabin my husband and I stayed in Colorado.  The cabin was surrounded by Aspen Trees and great distant views.  I was in awe of the natural color and opportunity to paint so close to our home base.  I used field studies and a photo to create this large aspen painting. The early morning light on this grove of Aspens glowed.


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Friday, March 30, 2018

Red Bud Blooming, Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Red Bud Blooming
11x14 oil on canvas

This huge red bud tree looked amazing in the afternoon light.  This home is on my walking path and near my office. I love to walk the neighborhood looking for inspiration. I am always pleasantly surprised with the color and light I find.
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 Sheri Jones

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Laura's Garden, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Laura's Garden
20x16
oil on canvas


Laura lives across the street from my in-laws in Granbury.  While visiting them I noticed her irises blooming. I gathered reference photos and thought about painting this for several years. I'm glad I finally did. 
This was painted in the studio and painted with a palette knife and lots of colorful paint.



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Monday, March 26, 2018

Johnson City Garden, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


Johnson City Garden
24x18 oil on gallery wrapped canvas


I participated in a paint out in Johnson City during their Lavendar festival.  We stayed in a charming bed and breakfast that had a beautiful garden filled with blooming flowers.  I painted a smaller version of this that sold.  
This was painted in the studio and painted with a palette knife and lots of colorful paint.



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Sheri Jones