Monday, March 30, 2020

Wild Flower Blues, Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones



Wild Flower Blues
14x11 oil on canvas

The blue bonnets are at their peak now. I may have to practice some social distancing on a ranch near by.  My plein air box is calling me.  
This is from a plein air session a few years ago at the ranch in Glen Rose. 

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Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Spring Buds, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


Spring Buds
24x18 oil on gallery wrapped canvas

Here's a blast of spring color to brighten your day.  It's a great time to be outside and enjoy the weather. The flowers are blooming, birds are singing and there seems to be a painting around every corner.   Take a walk and you will see. Spring is everywhere.

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Sheri Jones

Sunday, March 22, 2020

Like A Rainbow, Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Like A Rainbow
8x10 oil on canvas

Fields and Fields of wild flowers are the result of rains and storms. After every storm comes the rainbow. Stay strong because this storm will pass and the rainbow will emerge. 

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Sheri Jones

Thursday, March 19, 2020

Behind Every Cloud, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


Behind Every Cloud
16x20 oil on canvas

This painting started as a demo for the Waxahachie Art Association. With all this down time I am finding unfinished paintings and working on them.  

Remember every cloud has a silver lining. You should not feel hopeless with the recent events.  Difficult times lead to better days.  Use this time to catch up on unfinished projects and enjoy the process. 

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Sheri Jones

Thursday, March 12, 2020

Rosie, New Contemporary Pet Portrait by Sheri Jones



Rosie
8x10 oil on linen
Rosie is my new puppy and such a beauty I knew I would paint her as soon as I met her. She's not just a pretty face, but a smart girl too. I would love the opportunity to paint your pet. Just email me for more information.

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Sheri Jones

Monday, March 9, 2020

Ready for Picking Pears, New Contemporary Still Life painting by Sheri Jones


Ready for Picking Pears
14x11 oil on linen panel

I saw this pear tree on our bike ride and stopped and took a few photos. 
When starting a new painting I like to warm up my canvas with a thin layer of cad red. If you look close you can see
 under painting showing thru.   
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Sheri Jones

Friday, March 6, 2020

All Blue, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


All Blue
30x24 oil on canvas

All blue is all I see in the springtime. I'm warming up my palette knife and getting ready for the blue bonnet season.
This is actually and an older piece I revisited. Some of the gay feather flowers are showing through.  I like the new version!
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Sheri Jones

Sunday, March 1, 2020

A Splash of Light, New Contemporary Painting by Sheri Jones



A Splash of Light
12x16 oil on linen panel

I wanted to share this cheerful scene with you and hope it brightens your day.  These spring flowers are ready for planting. We are getting closer to warmer temperatures and more time outside. 
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 Sheri Jones

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

On a Sunny Day, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones



On a Sunny Day
11x14 oil on canvas

While out on a walk I saw this pink house and took a photo. I've had the image for years and stumbled on it recently.  I liked the pink house against the spring greens. You can tell the homeowner loves their little cottage.
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Sheri Jones

Saturday, February 22, 2020

Morning Light Show, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


Morning Light Show
12x16 oil on linen panel

I created this as a demo for the Mansfield Art Association.  When planning this painting I did a value study and a small color study. (see below) I've also created a 9x12 of the same scene. When I put so much in the planning the execution is a spontaneous reaction.I touched it up a bit in the studio, signed  it and called it finished.  

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Thursday, February 20, 2020

On a Rural Route, New Contemporary Landscape Paintngs by Sheri Jones


On a Rural Route
8x10 oil on canvas

My goal with this small study was to focus on the values of each shape. It forced me to create shapes with values attached. It was a fun practice and one I picked up from a friend, Beth Eschbach. She provided a demo with the Lake Granbury Art Association on values. It is always inspiring to see another artist's process.   
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Sheri Jones

Sunday, February 16, 2020

Poppy Trail, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Poppy Trails
16x12 oil on linen panel

 This was inspired from visiting the Wildflower seed farm in Fredericksburg, Texas.  I love to visit when the poppies are blooming.The bright pops of color brighten my day. 
Cheers to poppies!
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Sheri Jones

Friday, February 14, 2020

Spring Happy, New Contemporary Floral Painting by Sheri Jones

Spring Happy
16x20 oil on canvas

Happy Valentine's Day
May your day be filled with warm moments surrounded by Love!

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Sheri Jones

Thursday, February 13, 2020

Poppy and Company, New Contemporary Floral Painting by Sheri Jones


Poppy & Company
12x16 oil on canvas

My goal with this painting was to create the sense of the joy I feel when I see the colorful wildflowers. Share the joy of flowers with your 
 Valentine!  Fresh flowers fade, but this bouquet will last forever. 
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 Sheri Jones

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

A Tulip Event, Contemporary Floral Landscape by Sheri Jones


A Tulip Event
14x11 oil on canvas

Here's a little seasonal color to brighten your day.  This is filled with texture and  color, making these tulips pop.  This would make a great gift for your Valentine!
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Sheri Jones

Sunday, February 9, 2020

Lake Side Color Harmony, New Contemporary Landscape Painting


Lake Side Color Harmony
9x12 oil on linen panel

The sun was breaking through the horizon when I drove up to the lake.     This is one of my favorite views of Benbrook Lake.  The morning clouds were full of light and color. This was painted with a palette knife and lots of colorful paint

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Sheri Jones

Friday, February 7, 2020

A Morning Sunny, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones



A Morning Sunny
14x11 oil on canvas

Wow, this was a fun one to paint. This one seemed to paint itself.  This was based on one of my sunrise photos taken on the road to Ft. Worth from Granbury. A lot of the area is undeveloped and pleasing to the soul. 
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Sheri Jones

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

All Lined Up,New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


All Lined Up
12x16 oil on Ampersand Board

We took a drive to find new ideas for a landscape painting.  I found the  line of cedar trees appealing. I love the way  the yellow grasses highlighted the trees and leads you in to the distant views.  
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Sheri Jones

Sunday, February 2, 2020

Hunting Zone, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


Hunting Zone
12x16 oil on canvas

This was inspired from a trip to Rough Creek Lodge. This is an upscale hunting lodge located in Glen Rose. The dirt road lead to a sweet hunting spot that was off limits to us. I know there must be more inspiring views down this road. 

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Sheri Jones

Friday, January 31, 2020

Lake Side Gold, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


Lake Side Gold
7x14 oil on canvas

I was so grateful for warm sunny weather recently. A few of us from our drawing group took our paints outside. We set up on the banks of Lake Granbury.  The tall golden grasses provide a fun focus.  It was windy, but so great to get outside and paint.  
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Sheri Jones

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

A Ride in the Country, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


A Ride in the Country
11x14 oil on canvas

We recently took a drive just to see if I could find future painting locations. This is a great place with low traffic and sweeping views.  Painting it gave me a  chance to slow down and enjoy the country life.  

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Sheri Jones

Monday, January 27, 2020

Alley View, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


Alley View
9x12 oil on linen panel
I created this on Friday while in the Ft Worth Stockyards with the Outdoor Painters Society. It was a cold, but fun day painting with the other artist in this historic location.


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Sheri Jones

Saturday, January 25, 2020

Patterns of Fall, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


Patterns of Fall
12 x 16 oil on ampersand board

I love the rich colors of the fall season.  This was created in the studio and inspired from one of my favorite painting locations.  
The landscape is changing with new development all around us.  I'm happy to capture this rural landscape while I can. 
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Sheri Jones

Thursday, January 23, 2020

Hints of Autumn, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


Hints of Autumn
11x14 oil on canvas

I am always in search of my next painting. I did a u-turn when I spotted this scene. The warm colors and distant view of Comanche Peak are what commanded my attention. This is filled with texture and fall colors.
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Sheri Jones

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Lake Side Impressions, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Lake Side Impressions
11x14 oil on ampersand board

Painting on location is a great way to gather information for future paintings. This was inspired from a painting site on the banks of Lake Granbury. It is so helpful and when developing new ideas and color choices. 

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Sheri Jones

Sunday, January 19, 2020

Rolling Around, New Contemporary Landscape Paintings by Sheri Jones

Rolling Around
9x12 oil on canvas

I'm the girl that gets excited when I see a field of hay bales.
The round shapes break up the the yellow fields of fall. This was is from a high spot in Glen Rose and the strong light caught my attention.

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 Sheri Jones

Friday, January 17, 2020

New Day Peace, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones



New Day Peace
9x12 oil on linen panel

If you look up there is beauty all around.  The soft light on the distant hill and trees that lined this road stayed with me. I knew I would paint this one.  I created this using a palette knife and lots of colorful paint.
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Sheri Jones

Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Along Water's Edge, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Along Water's Edge
11x14 oil on linen panel

This was inspired from a painting site on the banks of Lake Granbury.  I saw painting possibilities all around.  Painting this was a reminder of time spent the there. 
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Sheri Jones

Monday, January 13, 2020

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


Here Comes the Sun
11x14 oil on canvas

Here comes the sun with the promise of a beautiful day. Seeing a spectacular sunrise can change my attitude for the rest of the day. It is such a joy to recreate one on canvas. I created a short time lapse video of the start of this you can see at the bottom of my website or on the Instagram site. 

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Sheri Jones

Saturday, January 11, 2020

Autumn in Texas, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Autumn in Texas
24x36 oil on canvas
Sold
I painted this as a commission for a customer of Dutch Art Gallery. It was similar to one they have hanging in the gallery.  That one wasn't big enough, so I enlarged it a bit. It was based on the landscape in Glen Rose at Rough Creek Lodge. I was pleased to deliver this one this week.
If you are interested in a custom painting created for you or a loved one contact Dutch Art Gallery

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Sheri Jones

Thursday, January 9, 2020

Lily Garden Sunrise, Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Lily Garden Sunrise
20x20 oil on canvas

I created this from a couple of small studies I created at Clark Gardens in Weatherford, Texas. I did ramp up the colors and texture.  Combining the warms and cool colors together was a balancing act. 

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Tuesday, January 7, 2020

Autumn at Gunn Mountain, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Autumn at Gunn Mountain
9x12 oil on linen panel

I created this after driving out to the Glen Rose area recently. Gunn Mountain in a small range of hills that surround the hunting resort at Rough Creek. It has big open areas that are beautiful to view. The natural grasses were glowing in the morning sun. 
I created a time lapse video of the start of this painting. To see the video of the check out my web site for the instagram link.

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Sheri Jones

Sunday, January 5, 2020

Buddy, New Contemporary Pet Portrait by Sheri Jones

Buddy
10x8 oil on canvas

I was thrilled to paint this happy pup, Buddy. His mom contacted me about painting him for a Christmas gift for her husband. I loved the joy he showed when playing ball.

I would love to create a pet portrait for you or for a loved one, contact me at Sheri@SheriJonesArt.com
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 Thank you for viewing my art. 
Sheri Jones

Friday, January 3, 2020

Sunny Start, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Sunny Start
18x24 Oil on canvas

This is an older piece that was close to the chopping block. I slung more paint on it and like the new updated version.  Did it help and can it be saved?

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Sheri Jones

Wednesday, January 1, 2020

Cocoa, New Contemporary Pet Portrait by Sheri Jones


Cocoa
7x5 oil on ampersand board
This was a created as a Christmas present for my dear friend’s father. I could tell Cocoa was a happy and loved puppy.
Happy New Year and i am happy to welcome 2020.
To new opportunities and continued success.
Thank you for viewing my art.
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Sheri Jones