Sunday, November 29, 2009

Fall Landscape by Sheri Jones
24 x 30 Oil on Gallery Wrapped Canvas
I painted this in the studio from a field study.
Available $350.00

Friday, November 27, 2009

"Red Hill" by Sheri Jones
9 x 12 Oil on canvasAvailable $125.00
This was painted plein air at Palo Dura Canyon. The way the sun hit the warm colors of the rocks and red earth are what inspired me. It was a peaceful way to spend the afternoon.

Tuesday, November 24, 2009

"Water Crossing" by Sheri Jones
12 x 9 oil on canvas
The best view for this scene was right in the middle of the road. I painted from across the road on the river bank instead. This was at Palo Dura Canyon in the panhandle of Texas.
Available $125.00

Sunday, November 22, 2009

"Painting On the Rim" By Sheri Jones
10 x 8 Oil on canvas

Available $75.00

We traveled to Palo Duro Canyon last weekend and rented a room on the rim. It didn't take me ten minutes after arriving before I had the paint box out and I was painting. The sun was setting quickly and the paint was flying. How exciting!

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

"Autumn Light" by Sheri Jones
8 x 10 oil on canvas Available $100.00
This was painted plein-air at a location not far from home. I love this spot and was inspired at every turn that morning. I was drawn to the distance hills and nice fall colors.

Sunday, November 15, 2009

"Autumn Sunrise" by Sheri Jones
8 x 16 oil on canvasAvailable $125.00
You must rise early to be on site and set up to catch the color of the fast moving sun.
I may grumble, but know it is worth it in the end. This was painted off a rural road close to home in Granbury, Texas.
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Thursday, November 12, 2009

"Sunrise at Buzzard's Ranch by "by Sheri Jones
10 x 10 oil on canvas
Available $100.00
The warm glow that can be seen at sunrise is a beautiful sight. I like the benefit of being on location. You can see and feel so much that hopefully translates to the canvas.
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Wednesday, November 11, 2009

Falls Display by Sheri Jones
11 x 14 Oil on Canvas

I painted this on the bank of the Brazos River this past Sunday afternoon. We have been so lucky to have temperatures in the 70's and we are taking advantage of it while we can.
Available $150.00

Tuesday, November 10, 2009

Riverside Rhapsody by Sheri Jones
12 x 12 oil on canvas
available $125.00
I painted this from a lovely spot on the Brazos River in Granbury, Texas. This was the second day I painted from this location. I meet up with artist from all over the metroplex.

Saturday, November 7, 2009

11 x 14 Oil on Canvas
I painted this today on Falls Beach in Pecan Plantation in Granbury. It was a beautiful fall morning when we painted here. I created this with thick quick strokes.

November Morning
11 x 14 Oil on Canvas
Painted early morning out on the Brazos River. I didn't come prepared for the cool breeze and at times I was running in place to keep warm.
Running and painting, thats a first. This was painted with my handy pallet knife.

Old Cottonwood Tree
10 x 8 Oil on Canvas
I painted this today out on Falls Beach in Pecan Plantation.
The sun was playing tricks on us, peeking out every so often completely changing the colors. Painting fast is required!
Available at Dutch Art Gallery, Dallas,

Sunday, November 1, 2009

Fall Day on the Brazos River
8 x 16 oil on canvas
Painted today on an old bridge over the Brazos River in Granbury, Texas. We had the freedom to walk the length of the bridge until we found a spot to paint. Nothing but foot traffic there.

Decordova Cove
14 x 11 oil on canvas
Painted at Lake Granbury, October 25th. It started off cloudy and overcast and then turned into a sunny afternoon. It was painted with the pallet knife and lots of paint.

Lowspot on the River
11 x 14 oil on canvas
Painted today at the Brazos River.
I painted this fast with loads of paint using the pallet knife.

The Brazos in November
9 x 12 on canvas
Painted today at the Brazos River in Granbury, Texas. There with 10 other artist that came to enjoy the nice weather and colorful landscape. We were on an old bridge overlooking the river.

54 Chevy
16 x 20 Oil on Canvas
This is a truck we considered buying for a restoration, but it wasn't quite what we had in mind. It was on a beautiful spot on the lake.

8x10 oil on canvas
Painted at the Botanical Gardens in Ft. Worth during a warm summer morning. This pond is in a low spot that seemed to retain some cooler temperture, making it a wonderful place to paint.