Thursday, October 22, 2020

Contemporary Impressionistic Autumn Landscape Palette Knife Oil Painting by Sheri Jones


Cottonwood Meadow by Sheri Jones
9x12 oil on canvas

This was created from a painting trip to Pagosa Springs. While searching for a place to set up we can upon this beautiful meadow. It was filled with the colors of fall.  Painting this in the studio brought back many joyful memories of travel during the fall foliage.
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Sheri Jones

Monday, October 19, 2020

Contemporary Impressionistic Autumn Landscape Palette Knife Oil Painting by Sheri Jones

Sweeping Mountain Views by Sheri Jones
14x7 oil on canvas
Getting lost on the back roads of Pagosa Springs we saw sweeping views of the mountains and warm fall colors. We stopped many times to photograph the beautiful landscape. It was a fun exercise to use those photos once I returned home. Using the palette knife, I built layers of shapes and colors. 
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Friday, October 16, 2020

Contemporary Impressionistic Autumn Landscape Palette Knife Oil Painting by Sheri Jones


Back Road Color by Sheri Jones
12x9 oil on canvas

I am still on a quest to paint the ultimate fall foliage picture.  Cooler temperatures and the change of color is always a joy to experience. This was inspired from a back road in the Pagosa Springs area.  I met fellow artist there during a paint out with the Outdoor Painters Society. 
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Sheri Jones

Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Contemporary Impressionistic Landscape Palette Knife Oil Painting by Sheri Jones


Sights of Autumn by Sheri Jones
9x12 oil on canvas

I am still reliving my trip to Colorado during the fall foliage display. We drove around looking for a place to pull over to paint. The back roads around Pagosa Springs offered many options and provided the inspiration for this.  
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 Sheri Jones

Saturday, October 10, 2020

Contemporary Impressionistic Landscape Palette Knife Oil Painting by Sheri Jones


Fall Fever by Sheri Jones
9x12 oil on canvas

With cooler temperatures here, I was inspired to paint the warm colors of fall.   I've used my photos and field studies from past painting trips to fuel this new series. I painted this with a palette knife creating lots of texture. This is from a country road in Pagosa Springs and was bursting with the warms colors I yearned for. 
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Thursday, October 8, 2020

Contemporary Impressionistic Landscape Floral Palette Knife Oil Painting by Sheri Jones


Garden Entrance
20x16 oil on canvas

My garden continues to inspire new paintings.  It is still blooming brilliant flowers with color bursting out. Being in the quiet of the garden is a happy place.  I created a small study before attempting this larger version. It really helps with color and design.  Where flowers bloom so do hope and happiness.

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Sheri Jones

Thursday, October 1, 2020

Contemporary Impressionistic Landscape Palette Knife Oil Painting by Sheri Jones


Lake's Golden Light
24x36 oil on canvas
I'm pleased to say "Lake's Golden Light" and "Sky Drama" has been accepted in the fall show at Dutch Art Gallery's "MAGIC HOUR and Sunrise show in Dallas, Texas. The show will hang November 14th- December 19th. Many talented artist are participating in this amazing show. Please stop by to check it out. 
This was inspired from a sunset cruise on Lake Granbury. The evening started with a rainbow and the color was more dramatic as the magic hour unfolded. It truly was a beautiful show.
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Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Contemporary Impressionistic Landscape Palette Knife Plein Air Oil Painting

Garden Light
12x9 oi on canvas panel

This was painted at Chandor Gardens a few years ago.  I brought it out and made a few adjustments recently.  Over time it becomes obvious where changes need to be made to improve it.  Working on this reminded me of the pleasure I get when visiting a blooming garden. 
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 Sheri Jones

Sunday, September 20, 2020

Contemporary Impressionistic Landscape Floral Palette Knife Oil Painting by Sheri Jones


Garden Delight
10 x 8 oil on canvas

This is my garden that is bursting with color and life.  To me, my garden provides a space of comfort, joy and hope.  It is a constant source of inspiration.  
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Thursday, September 17, 2020

Contemporary Impressionistic Landscape Palette Knife Oil Painting by Sheri Jones

Spring Trail by Sheri Jones
12x9 oil on panel
Sold

This delightful painting was inspired from the banks of the Brazos River. Spending time in nature, painting, gathering ideas and observing are part of the process. I came home filled with ideas and created this.
It recently sold to a new collector and she said it was a piece that spoke to her and she had to have it.  Her wonderful husband agreed it would make a great birthday present.  This is why I paint, to share, inspire and pass on the passion of a beautiful view. Thank you Laurie!
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Sheri Jones

Sunday, September 13, 2020

Contemporary Impressionistic Landscape and Floral Palette Knife Oil Painting by Sheri Jones

A Splash of Light
12x16 oil on linen panel

I am thrilled to say this painting won 1st place Award of Excellence with the Lake Granbury Art Association's fall show. Thank you to judge, Dr. Scott Myers that selected this painting to highlight. The show is at the Shanley House and will hang until October 18th.  
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Wednesday, September 9, 2020

Contemporary Impressionistic Landscape Palette Knife

Sky Blue Lake House

14x11 oil on canvas

This house is in view from my boat dock on Lake Granbury. I painted it plein air with fellow artist and friends. I invited a few artist over to paint and we were all drawn to the water. The winds were calm enough to create nice reflections in the water. It was a beautiful morning ending with a nice meal lunch on the patio. Thanks to my husband, BJ.

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Friday, September 4, 2020

Contemporary Impressionistic Sunrise Landscape Palette Knife Oil Painting by Sheri Jones

Nature's Glory
14x11 oil on canvas

I seek the calming effects of the lake at sunrise. This is from a kayak ride that made for an early morning on the lake. The changing colors of the sky with the reflection on the lake was incredible. Immersing one in nature and noticing the beauty around you can do wonders for the soul.
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Sheri Jones

Sunday, August 30, 2020

Contemporary Impressionistic Landscape Floral Palette Knife Oil Painting by Sheri Jones


Summer Courtyard
14x11 oil on canvas

This was created at the Chandor Gardens in Weatherford. I met up with 10 other artist that came out to enjoy the peaceful setting. We were all set up within a safe distance..  We all focused on different subjects and came away with some nice paintings.  It was a joy to be outside creating art with fellow artist.
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Thursday, August 27, 2020

Contemporary Impressionistic Sunrise Landscape Palette Oil Painting by Sheri Jones



 Sunrise Renewal by Sheri Jones
16x20 oil on gallery wrapped canvas

The sunrise reminds us to begin a new day with a freshness and vigor. This was inspired from an early morning ride on my kayak.  The sun and clouds were filled with color and design.  I find joy in recreating such a beautiful moment.  This was created using a palette knife and layers of color.
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Sunday, August 23, 2020

Contemporary Impressionistic Floral and Landscape Palette Knife Oil Painting by Sheri Jones


Thistle Way
20x16 oil on gallery wrapped canvas

This was created in the studio from a couple of painting sessions on the river. The walk back to the car provided little pops of color with the wild thistles gracing the landscape. I completely changed up the color scheme by premixing colors of my choice.  I sketch out big shapes and applied the paint using a palette knife.  I left some of the warm underpainting showing. 

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Sheri Jones

Friday, August 21, 2020

Contemporary Impressionistic Floral and Landscape Palette Knife Plein Air Oil Painting by Sheri Jones



Fluttery By Floral by Sheri Jones
10x8 oil on canvas

Being surrounded in a beautiful garden are what dreams are made.
This one just happens to be my garden and is a constant source of 
inspiration.  This was created with a palette knife and was painted on a cool summer morning. 
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Tuesday, August 18, 2020

Contemporary Impressionistic Landscape Plein Air Palette Knife Oil Painting by Sheri Jones


Waterfall Garden
14x11 oil on canvas

I painted this at Chandor Gardens in Weatherford, Texas. This is a beautiful garden area now owned by the city. The original owner, Douglas Chandor created the gardens over 70 years ago. He was a renowned portrait artist, but his true love was the garden. The city is doing a beautiful job of maintaining and preserving this little bit of heaven. 
.  It was a calming spot in the garden with the sound of the falls splashing. 

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Sheri Jones

Saturday, August 15, 2020

Contemporary Impressionistic Landscape Plein Air Palette Knife Oil Painting by Sheri Jones


Garden Sanctuary
8x10 oil on canvas

I painted this at Chandor Gardens in Weatherford, Texas. I met up with a group of die hard plein air painters.  The Texas heat can be oppressive, but it wasn't in the gardens.  I painted in the shade and there was a nice breeze to keep us cool.  I am so grateful to have so many beautiful places to escape to. This is filled with texture and color.
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Sheri Jones

Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Contemporary Impressionistic Palette Knife Landscape Oil Painting by Sheri Jones

Sky Drama
14x11 oil on wood panel

This was inspired from a sunset cruise on Lake Granbury. The evening started with a rainbow and the color was more dramatic as the sun went down. It was a beautiful show.
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                                                            Sheri Jones

Saturday, August 8, 2020

Contemporary Impressionistic Landscape Palette Knife Oil Painting Sunrise by Sheri Jones


Shades of the Morning Light
24x30 oil on canvas

This is an older painting I revised with more texture and color.  I practically repainted the whole thing and may not be finished yet. 
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Tuesday, August 4, 2020

Contemporary Impressionistic Landscape Palette Knife Oil Painting by Sheri Jones


Valley View

9x12 oil on gallery wrapped canvas

A sunset is one subject that grabs my attention. It gives me an opportunity to push color and texture.

The view is from my neighborhood and somewhere I have painted at often.

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Sheri Jones

Sunday, August 2, 2020

Contemporary Impressionistic Landscape Palette Knife Oil Painting by Sheri Jones


Sky Reflections
11x14 oil on wood panel

I am drawn to river views and love exploring the possibilities in paint.  We painted on an old bridge overlooking the river this week.  The water was low exposing little islands along the way.  The sky was filled with clouds that reflected on the water making a beautiful spot to paint.  
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Sheri Jones

Tuesday, July 28, 2020

Contemporary Impressionistic Landscape Plein Air Palette Knife Oil Painting by Sheri Jones


Brazos River View
12x9 oil on linen panel

This was painted on the banks of the river in Pecan Plantation in Granbury. I met my artist friends and spent a spectacular morning on the banks of the river painting. The river is in constant motion and change. It always looks different every time I visit.
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Saturday, July 25, 2020

Contemporary Impressionistic Landscape Palette Knife Oil Painting by Sheri Jones



Fresh Start
9x12 oil on canvas

This is an older painting revisited.  It was a plein air study from a hilltop in my neighborhood.  I made adjustments with the color and value, giving it a fresh start.  I love how the color flows from the sky to the landscape.

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Sheri Jones

Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Contemporary Impressionistic Landscape and floral Palette Knife Oil Painting by Sheri Jones


Sunshine Impressions
9x12 oil on gallery wrapped canvas

Being on the water in the early morning hours can be so inspiring. Taking a boat ride to watch the sun rise is a great way to start the day.
 The reflections from the rising sun caught my attention. This is filled with texture and color created using the palette knife.  
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 Sheri Jones

Saturday, July 18, 2020

Contemporary Impressionistic Floral and Landscape Palette Knife Oil Painting by Sheri Jones



Swirling Sunflowers
11x14 oil on canvas

I saw it in a dream. I am still obsessed with sunflowers! I painted this focusing on the texture, laying down each stroke using a long skinny palette knife.  
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Sheri Jones

Thursday, July 16, 2020

Contemporary Impressionistic Landscape Palette Knife Oil Painting by Sheri Jones



River Time
8x10 oil on canvas
Yesterday morning I met fellow artist and friends for a joyful morning of painting. It was a bit overcast with a breeze. Perfect summer morning. This is on the Brazos river in Pecan Plantation.

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Thursday, July 9, 2020

Contemporary Impressionistic Landscape and Floral Palette Knife Oil Painting by Sheri Jones


Facing the Sun
16x20 oil on gallery wrapped canvas

I was fortunate to paint at a field of giant sunflowers recently. I have been painting them in my dreams every since. I was looking for patterns, shapes and movement in this landscape. Using a palette to introduce texture and color in the sky is what I imagined.  
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Sheri Jones

Monday, July 6, 2020

Contemporary Impressionistic Landscape and Floral Palette Knife Oil Painting by Sheri Jones


A Field of Sunshine
16x20 oil on gallery wrapped canvas

I continue to explore the brilliant sunflower fields.  It has given me a chance to push shapes and color. I wanted to portray this in a softer color palette.  
I dream of painting and then I paint my dreams-Van Gogh

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Sheri Jones

Saturday, July 4, 2020

Contemporary Impressionistic Floral and Landscape Palette Knife Oil Painting by Artist Sheri Jones


Red Hot Blue
9x12 Oil on canvas

I hope you have a red hot holiday celebrating our independence.
Happy 4th of July!

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Sheri Jones

Thursday, July 2, 2020

Contemporary Impressionist Palette Knife Landscape and Floral by Artist Sheri Jones



Smile for Miles
11x14
Seeing fields of these happy sunflowers brings a smile to my face. A small group of artist  joined me to take advantage of this wonderful opportunity. The winds were strong with clouds moving quickly. The dust storm brought in a interesting light.  The sunflowers were still glowing for miles.

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Sheri Jones

Saturday, June 27, 2020

Impressionistic Floral and Landscape Palette Knife Oil Painting by Contemporary Artist Sheri Jones



Petunia Garden
9x12 oil on gallery wrapped canvas

I continue exploring my series "Flowers Gone Wild". I went with a cooler color palette with this one.  My goal was to abstract the background with shapes inspired from the flowers and leaves.
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Sheri Jones

Thursday, June 25, 2020

Impressionistic Floral and Landscape Palette Knife Oil Painting by Contemporary Artist Sheri Jones


Sunflowers Forever
11x14 oil on Linen panel

I know Texas Ag plants sunflowers in the Ennis county area, but was not sure where.  They rotate the crops yearly. Thanks to a post from my friend, Happy I was able to find them. We found a quiet road with a shade tree surrounded by of large fields of them.  I was in heaven.  

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Sheri Jones

Monday, June 22, 2020

Impressionistic Palette Knife Contemporary Floral Painting by Sheri Jones


Daffodil Mix
14x11 oil on wood panel

Daffodil's are one of the 1st flowers that kick off spring fever. I found the dappled light on the plants appealing and knew I needed to paint it. It was a good subject for my "flowers gone wild" series.  
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Sheri Jones

Friday, June 19, 2020

Impressionistic Floral Palette Knife Oil painting by Sheri Jones


Cactus Show Case
9x12 oil on gallery wrapped canvas

The cactus flower continue to inspire me.  This is part of my "flowers gone wild" series. I quickly sketch the design I want with a brush. It's when I pick up the palette knife is when the fun begins.  This is filled with texture and color.

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Sheri Jones

Monday, June 15, 2020

Spring Blossom, New Contemporary Floral Painting by Sheri Jones


Spring Blossoms
11x14 oil on canvas

I saw these eye catching flowers on my bike ride in the early spring. I've been wanting to paint them every since.  They fit right into my "flowers gone wild" series. Focusing on shapes, marks, texture and color.

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Sheri Jones

Saturday, June 13, 2020

Colorful Cactus, New Contemporary Floral Painting by Sheri Jones


Colorful Cactus
14x11 oil on canvas

This was inspired from my quest to explore color combinations. This is also part of my "Flowers Gone Wild" series. Using the palette knife to carve out the cactus and blooming flowers was a fun exercise. 

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Sheri Jones

Thursday, June 11, 2020

Glad Happy, New Contemporary Floral Painting by Sheri Jones


Glad Happy
14x11 oil on gallery wrapped canvas

My garden continues to provide lovely models for my new series "Flowers Gone Wild". The color is fleeting and exciting to capture. My focus was shapes, marks, color and contrast.

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Sheri Jones

Tuesday, June 9, 2020

Gladiolus Gone Wild, New Contemporary Floral Painting by Sheri Jones


Gladiolus Gone Wild
14x11 oil on gallery wrapped canvas

I created a new series focusing on shapes, marks and colors. It all started when I set up an easel on my patio.  I paint in the garden surrounded by beautiful colors and shapes.  I hope you enjoy this as much as I enjoyed creating it.



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Sheri Jones

Sunday, June 7, 2020

Sunshine Garden, New Contemporary Floral Painting by Sheri Jones

Sunshine Garden
14x11 on gallery wrapped canvas

I tried a different approach with this painting. I wanted to keep the background colorful and loose. I found the contrasting colors of the larkspur and sunflowers eye stopping. I applied the paint with a palette knife, creating the texture I was going for.

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Sheri Jones

Friday, June 5, 2020

Spring Trail, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Spring Trail
12x9 on ampersand board

The delightful painting was inspired from the banks of the Brazos river.  The wild flowers provided pops of color. 
Spending time in nature, painting, gathering ideas and observing are part of my process. I came home filled with ideas and created this.
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Sheri Jones

Wednesday, June 3, 2020

River Impressions, New Contemporary Landcape Painting by Sheri Jones


River Impressions
8x10 oil on canvas

I had another opportunity to paint on the Brazos river in Granbury.  The path way on the bank of the river first caught my attention. The wild thistle plants added the color I was looking for.  This was another chance to push color and design.
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Sheri Jones

Monday, June 1, 2020

River Bank, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones


River Bank
9x12 oil on canvas panel

I have painted at the river recently. The clouds were heavy and I painted gray paintings.  I needed color, so I came home and painted this adding the sun and wildflowers.  The brighter colors have inspired a whole new series with me. Stay tuned...
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Sheri Jones

Saturday, May 30, 2020

Prancing Primrose, New Contemporary Still life Painting by Sheri Jones



Prancing Primrose
14x11 oil on canvas

The primrose flower is a glorified weed in the Texas landscape. When they appeared in my garden I was thrilled. Now they grow wild and make excellent models.

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