Monday, August 13, 2018

Sweeping Light, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


Sweeping Light
5x7 oil on wood panel

I wanted to create some small paintings for my art show at Potter Barn. This was created on a wood panel using a palette knife.  The paint stands out and you can really see the texture with the sweeping morning light.

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 Sheri Jones

Sunday, August 12, 2018

First Blast of Light, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones



First Blast of Light
5x7 Oil on canvas

I created this small painting for my Pop up Show at Pottery Barn, August 11 and 12th. Stop by today Sunday 12:00 -6:00 1616 S. University Dr., Ft Worth, TX 76107
Come see this original blast of color along with other sunrise and landscape paintings.

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Friday, August 10, 2018

Clark Water Garden, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Clark Water Garden
12x9 oil on canvas

This was inspired from my trip to Clark Gardens in Weatherford, Texas.
Clark Gardens is an oasis of 50 acres of gardens developed by Max and Billie Clark.  I was fortunate to visit while the water lilies were blooming. This will be available for purchase at:'

**Pop Up Show at Pottery Barn**
Saturday, August 11th 10:00 am -5:00 pm and Sunday, August 12th 12:00 - 6:00 pm
1616 S. University Dr. Ft Worth, Texas 76107
I will do a painting demonstration and share my process. Please stop by and check it out. 

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 Sheri Jones



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Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Light Filled Sunrise, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


Light Filled Sunrise
Oil on canvas 12x16
Solo Show 
I will have this painting and many other new palette knife oil paintings on display and for sale.

Pop Up Show at Pottery Barn
Saturday, August 11th 10:00 am -5:00 pm and Sunday, August 12th 12:00 - 6:00 pm
1616 S. University Dr. Ft Worth, Texas 76107
I will do a painting demonstration and share my process. Please stop by and check it out. 


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Monday, August 6, 2018

Adventurous Escape, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Adventurous Escape
20x20 oil on canvas

I am so fortunate to view a gorgeous sunrise and want to share my joy. The colors are endless and a fun challenge to paint. Recreating on canvas creates a mini vacation and adventurous escape.  I start with a toned canvas and quickly sketch in my design and start to add texture with the palette knife and lots of gorgeous color. 

**Pop Up Show at Pottery Barn**
Saturday, August 11th 10:00 am -5:00 pm and Sunday, August 12th 12:00 - 6:00 pm
1616 S. University Dr. Ft Worth, Texas 76107
I will do a painting demonstration and share my process. Please stop by and check it out. 

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 Sheri Jones

Sunday, August 5, 2018

Dynamic Morning Display, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Dynamic Morning Display
20x20 oil on canvas

Exploring this rich color combination was exciting.  This intense color in the sky only happens for a brief moment and quickly changes. I used the palette knife to blend the paint together and then to add layers of colorful paint. The texture adds dimension and movement to guide the eye around.
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 Sheri Jones

Friday, August 3, 2018

Beach Dreaming, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


Beach Dreaming
11x14 oil on canvas
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I created this as a commission for a dear friend and it had me dreaming of going to the beach myself.  I felt relaxed and enjoyed visiting this beach of my dreams.

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 Sheri Jones

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Iris Garden in Bloom, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Iris Garden in Bloom
20x24

I get excited with I see iris flowers in bloom.  Their delicate colors and petals remind me of my Mother- in-law. She had a large garden of iris of every color.  They lined her front yard and were beautiful.  My inspiration for this was from painting at the Ft. Worth Botanical Gardens in the spring time.


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 Sheri Jones

Monday, July 30, 2018

Sunny, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


Sunny
5x7 oil on canvas

I created this to go in a show at Assemblage Contemporary Craftsman Gallery in Buda, Texas.  Friday, August 3, 2018 from 5 - 8 pm they are celebrating their 1 year anniversary. As a special thank you to all their clients, friends and community the featured art with be priced at $100. 00 or less. This is a great way to celebrate. 
Congratulations Assemblage CCG

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 Sheri Jones

Saturday, July 28, 2018

Holly Hock Garden, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Holly Hock Garden
14x11 oil on wood panel

This was inspired from a trip to France while the spring flowers were in bloom.  This lovely home was in the small village of Valensole, France.
We were fortunate to spend time wandering the streets of this charming village. 

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Sheri Jones

Thursday, July 26, 2018

Quince Impression, Contemporary Painting by Sheri Jones


Quince Impression
8x10 oil on canvas

This started as a plein air painting from the Ft Worth Botanical Gardens in late winter.  I dug it out and decided to slapped more paint on it.  I added more texture with the palette knife. I'm always surprised at the shapes and color you can build up with the knife.  I think I will stop for now and enjoy it's soft colors and lovely design.     
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 Sheri Jones

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Energetic Morning Light, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones



Energetic Morning Light
11x14 oil on panel

We drive by this view of the lake every morning when going to work. It's from the bridge, overlooking Lake Granbury. I am thrilled when I get to witness a colorful display like this.  Love this view.

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 Sheri Jones

Sunday, July 22, 2018

Fascinating Formation New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Fascinating Formation9x12 oil on wood panel

This dramatic sky was screaming paint me, paint me. I find the abstract shapes of the clouds an endless source of inspiration.  I created this on a smooth wood surface, which seemed to soak up the paint. This has many layers of color painted applied with a palette knife. To purchase see  http://www.sherijonesart.com Sheri@sherijonesart.com http://www.sheriart.blogspot.com. Thank you for viewing my art. Sheri Jones




Friday, July 20, 2018

Blue Front Moving In, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Blue Front Moving In
9x12 oil on canvas

The moment I saw this cloud formation, I knew I would attempt to paint it. The back lit clouds were a challenge to interpret. I used a phthalo blue and ultramarine blue to capture the moody blue morning.  

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Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Color in Motion, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Color in Motion
9x12 oil on wood panel

I love to explore and mix the warm colors of a morning sunrise.  
This one seemed to have every color in the rainbow. Enjoy my impression of this sunrise over Hood County.
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 Sheri Jones

Monday, July 16, 2018

Lavender in Bloom, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


Lavender in Bloom
9x12 oil on wood panel

There is nothing like seeing fields and fields of the lavender in bloom.  This was inspired from a trip to South France with Scott and Niki of Art Trek's.  They picked the perfect time to visit to see the color display.  

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 Sheri Jones

Saturday, July 14, 2018

Sky Delight, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Sky Delight
11x14 oil on wood panel

The morning sunrise brings me joy. I am so grateful to witness one like this.  I've switched things up and painted this on a wood panel. It' s so different for me, so it made the process fun. I built the texture and color using a palette knife. 

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 Sheri Jones


Wednesday, July 11, 2018

French Villa, Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


French Villa
8x10 Oil on Canvas
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This was inspired from our travels across Southern France this summer. I loved the contrast of the warm landscape against the cool colors of the mountain range.
This painting was recently sold thru Dutch Art gallery See more at

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 Sheri Jones

Monday, July 9, 2018

El Tesoro Falls, Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


El Tesoro Falls
11x14 oil on ray mar canvas panel

I created this from a couple of field studies and a photos from El Tesoro.  El Tesoro is a camp for kids in the Granbury Area. A lovely river runs through it with colorful views.  A group of plein air painters were granted access.  We hung out, painted and enjoyed the solitude of this camp.
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 Sheri Jones

Saturday, July 7, 2018

Dancing Cypress Trees, New Contemporary Landscape Art, by Sheri Jones


Dancing Cypress Trees
11x14 oil on canvas

This was created as a color study for a larger piece.  I like to start small and work out color and design before tackling a big canvas.  The location for the inspiration is a farm house in Italy. It was on a drive with Scott Williams and Niki Gulley with Art Treks.  Our first trip with this talented couple.  
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 Sheri Jones

Thursday, July 5, 2018

Van Gogh Garden, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


Van Gogh Garden
11x14 oil on wood panel

This is a sacred space of Van Gogh and from the gardens at the sanitarium he stayed at in Arles, France.  We traveled with Scott Williams and Niki Gulley of Art Treks and had a wonderful time visiting this charming village. 

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 Sheri Jones

Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Lake's Last Light, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Lake's Last Light
24x36 oil on gallery wrapped canvas

This was inspired from small study I did recently. I like to work out the color and design before I go large.  The landscape is from Lake Granbury.  It is always a pleasure to go out on the lake in the boat and watch the setting sun.  We don't have to go far to find stunning views like this one.  
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 Sheri Jones

Saturday, June 30, 2018

Light and Color, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Light and Color
11x14 oil on wood panel

My day always starts off right when I can witness a beautiful sunrise like this.  It makes me grateful for a new day with all it's promises. 
This is filled with color and texture.
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 Sheri Jones

Thursday, June 28, 2018

French Country Side at Sunset, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

French Country Side at Sunset
16x20 oil on canvas

I loved painting this and adding my own color scheme to the landscape.  My challenge is to take a simple landscape photo and enhance it. Adding the glowing colors of a beautiful sunset made this landscape pop.  

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Sheri Jones

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Streak of Light, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


Streak of Light
16x20 oil on panel

This dramatic sky light was calling me to paint it.  I loved the strong contrasting colors. I painted this on a cradled wooden panel.  It was fun working on a different service.  The palette knife is very forgiving on this hard service. 
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 Sheri Jones

Sunday, June 24, 2018

Pink Popping Sunrise, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


Pink Popping Sunrise
11x14 oil on canvas

This is another fabulous sunrise I witnessed on my journey to Ft Worth.  I can always find inspiration when the sky lights up like this.  I used a palette knife to blend the colors together.  Building one layer over the other, it is filled with texture.
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 Sheri Jones

Friday, June 22, 2018

Light Filled Sunrise, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Light Filled Sunrise
12x16 oil on canvas

The sky was a wonderful mix of cool and warm colors.  I started with a thin layer of thalo red rose and built up the texture and color from there.  The view is along a walking path in Pecan Valley Park, Benbrook, Texas.  The sunrise views from here are a constant inspiration for me.

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Sheri Jones

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Textured Sunrise, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


Textured Sunrise
7x14 oil on canvas

Early morning light is a gift if you rise early enough to catch it.  
I was delighted the color the clouds and sun created.  I used the palette knife and lots of strong color to create this.

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 Sheri Jones

Monday, June 18, 2018

Vibrant and Serene, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


Vibrant and Serene
30x24 oil on canvas

Traveling in the early hours of the morning has it's benefits.  Like this beautiful sunrise! The serene landscape drew me in and seemed to point to the incredible light.  I search for landscapes and chase the light in my journey to work.  This painting is filled with texture and vibrant color.   
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 Sheri Jones

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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 Sheri Jones

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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Sheri Jones

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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Sheri Jones

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