Monday, April 30, 2012

Wine Bottles by Sheri Jones

Wine Bottles
14x7 oil on canvas

I painted this for the Design on Wine show at Shanley House, Granbury, Texas. This show opened this weekend and hangs until May 20, 2012.  I was there Friday and the show's is beautiful and full of wine themed paintings.  Stop by soon to check it out.
Shanley House
224 N Travis
Granbury, TX
This is available for purchase.

Saturday, April 28, 2012

Drive Thru Dawn by Sheri Jones

Drive Thru Dawn
16x20 oil on canvas

This is the demo I did today at Dutch Art Gallery. I worked from a photo I took the day before.  Rising early does have it's benefits.  I get to see some of the most beautiful sunrises. I couldn't wait to paint it. It was a fun day being surround by wonderful art and talking art.
 This painting is available for purchase through Dutch Art Gallery, Dallas, Texas.

Friday, April 27, 2012

Aboretum Azaleas by Sheri Jones

Aboretum Azaleas
8x10 oil on canva

This painting was inspired  from a trip to the Dallas Aboretum.  Their garden displays are a joy to walk through. I painted while I was there, but also took some photos.  They are a good resource and a good reminder of a beautiful day.
 This is available for purchase. $200.00 

I will be doing a painting demo at Dutch Art Gallery
10233 E. Northwest Highway
Dallas, TX 
Saturday, April 28
11-4- I would love to see you there

Thursday, April 26, 2012

Six Bottles of Wine Bottles by Sheri Jones

Six Bottles of Wine
20x20 oil on gallery wrapped canvas

See the original painting at the Design on Wine Show at Historic Shanley House in Granbury. This is during the Granbury Wine Walk on Friday, April 27 and Saturday, April 28th. 12:00 pm to 8 pm

Shanley House
224 N. Travis
Granbury, TX

Wine Walk
Tickets available at Granbury Square Plaza at Pearl and Crocket


Tuesday, April 24, 2012

La Ti Da's by Sheri Jones

La Ti Da's 
6x8 oil on canvas
I painted this in Marble Falls during the Paint the Town Show and Sale This little shop on the strip is a real eye catcher. I had fun painting this on Saturday morning.
This painting sold during the event. 

Sunday, April 22, 2012

B The Spa on Main by Sheri Joes

B The Spa on Main
10x8 oil on Raymar canvas panel

I painted this during the Paint the Town in Marble Falls on Friday morning. I was across the street and was doing good until a car parked in the way.  Then storm blew in and I had to shut it down. It was lunch time and turned to be a good time to be inside. The sky's opened up and it poured. It didn't last long and I was back at it in no time. The adventues of painting outside are eventful.
This is available for purchase. $200.

Friday, April 20, 2012

Spring Sunset by Sheri Jones

Spring Sunset
8x10 oil on  canvas
I painted this on location at a sweet spot close to home. I met my friend Jill,  just in time to catch a beautiful sunset.

I am painting this weekend in Marble Falls, Texas. I am participating in the 7th Annual Paint the Town plein air event.  We had a brief shower around lunch time, but otherwise we have had nice weather.
We will turn in our framed paintings tomorrow at 3:00. The reception and silent auction is 5-7 pm.
The event is at on 3rd and Main Street.
This paintings is available for purchase through

Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Marble Falls Overlook by Sheri Jones

Marble Falls Overlook 
14 by 7 oil on canvas

I am looking forward to this upcoming weekend. I will be participating in Paint the Town in Marble Falls, Texas. I will be painting the sites Friday, April 20th and Saturday, April 21st.  There is a reception and silent auction planned for Saturday 5 -7 pm.  I would love to see you there.
We will be on the corner of 3rd and Main.
Marble Falls, Tx

Monday, April 16, 2012

Sun over Blue by Sheri Jones

Sun over Blue
8x10 oil on canvas

This was painted on location in an area outside of Glen Rose, Texas. The bluebonnets were at their peak and just beautiful. We arrived early enough to catch the glow of morning light. It days like this that make me love the plein air process and keeps me coming back.  This was painted with a palette knife and lots of colorful paint. This is available for purchase through Dutch Art Gallery, Dallas, Texas

Saturday, April 14, 2012

Rose Bouquet by Sheri Jones

Rose Bouquet
14x7 oil on canvas

The roses are from my garden and a real invitation to paint.  There are pink, lilac and ivory roses all growing together and all in different stages of opening.  I know their season is short and I want to take advantage of these models while I can.  I painted this with a palette knife. It is available for purchase. $200.00

Thursday, April 12, 2012

Patterns of Blue by Sheri Jones

Patterns of Blue
8x10 oil on canvas

My friend Jill Randall  and I took off early one day to paint. I skipped work that day and was thrilled to be free to paint. We found this spot and set up early enough to see the soft morning light.
The temperatures were in the low 70's with no wind. Perfect day for a plein air adventure. This is available for purchase. $200.00

Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Garden Roses by Sheri Jones

Garden Roses 
10x8 oil on canvas
We have been blessed with rain this year and the garden is grateful. These roses are from my garden and made the perfect subject. I enjoyed a leisure day on the patio painting away. This is available for purchase. $200.00

Sunday, April 8, 2012

Gifts of Blue by Sheri Jones

Gifts of Blue
11x14 oil on canvas
The blue bluebonnets are a welcome site and we found miles and miles of them on Friday. It was a gift to paint outside in this sea of blue. We wanted to take advantage of the beautiful weather and this window of time while they are out. My painting friend, Jill Randall and I were in the Glen Rose area.
This is available for purchase through CFAI.Co/sherijjones

Friday, April 6, 2012

Azaleas in Bloom by Sheri Jones

Azaleas in Bloom
8x10 oil on canvas

This was inspired from a drive through the Ft. Worth Botanical Gardens recently.  These beautiful plants grace the entrance of the park and are a welcome sight. I've always wanted to paint them and the time was finally right.  It's fun to check in often to see what's blooming. The azaleas and roses are popping now.   This is available for purchase through Dutch Art Gallery,  Dallas, Texas.

Wednesday, April 4, 2012

March Blues by Sheri Jones

March Blues
8x10 oil on canvas

This was painted on site at Fossil Rim's back entrance in Glen Rose, Texas.
It was a sunny morning, then the fog rolled in, then the sun came out.  Chasing the light is the name of the game in outdoor painting. It is always a challenge, but a delightful way to spend the day.  This is available for purchase. $200.00

Monday, April 2, 2012

Rural Road Display by Sheri Jones

Rural Road Display 
11x14 oil on canvas

I painted this on Saturday on a rural road outside of Glen Rose.  There there distance hills covered in blue bonnets. It was difficult to find a place to park and difficult to narrow my focus.  I finally settled down and this was my result.  I was thrilled to be there and hope it shows.  This is available for purchase.  $300.00