Plein air painting class
yields 3 new works

SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Valley Evening 1, 8×8 oil on clayboard SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Valley Evening 2 ~ Jake Birdwatching, 8×8 oil on clayboard $50 © Pam Van Londen 2010, Joanne’s Porch, oil on 8×8-inch archival Claybord panel. Unframed. It is such a joy to take a class with other […]

Canyon Dreams #20

SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Canyon Dreams 20, 8×8 oil on clayboard I started this painting before last weekend’s Art Walk, worked on it while I had an audience milling around, then finished it today. The layered colors are mostly transparent, so there is an etherial feel to the image. This item is featured […]

More canyons

SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Canyon Dreams 18, 8×8 oil on clayboard SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Canyon Dreams 19, 8×8 oil on clayboard. See it in the Dad Etsy Treasury. This 19th Canyon Dream painting is of Georgia O’Keefe’s mountain in New Mexico, called The Pedernal. This view is from the campground […]

Caw!

SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Crow on the Beach 6, 8×8 oil on clayboard For the love of crows. They are everywhere, cleaning up after us. This one is waiting for something to eat. I was able to approach within 5 feet before it flew away. It hopped around, called out, and checked the […]

Canary Islands Virtual Paintout

$50 © Pam Van Londen 2010, Calle Gran Bretana Adeje, Canary Islands, oil on 8×8-inch archival Claybord panel; unframed. SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Camino Matoso Buenavista Del Norte, Canary Islands, oil on 8×8-inch archival Claybord panel; unframed. This month’s Virtual Paintout is of the Canary Islands. Since the participating artists could not fly […]

Forest Dream 2

$50 © Pam Van Londen 2010, Forest Dream 2, oil 8×8-inch archival Gessobord panel; unframed. After several days of contemplation, I was able to finish this work. It is similar to one done a few weeks ago, but on claybord instead of canvas panel. This series derived from the desire to use leftover paint. The […]

Brick Wall
Monthly Painting Challenge

© Pam Van Londen 2010, Brick Wall 1, 8×8 oil on clayboard For April’s Monthly Painting Challenge, we are painting a fairly flat image; a brick wall with climbing ivy and electrical boxes and tubes. This panel is the third attempt to render something interesting. Painting every brick is tedious and sometimes renders a boring […]

Canyon Dreams #11

SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Canyon Dreams 11, 8×8 oil on clayboard The daily painting ritual is at the same time theraputic and a duty. Whether I am inspired or not, I hope to squeeze in a few moments of creative production each day. In today’s ritual, I’ve reused a previous photo reference from […]

Canyon Dreams #10,
the never ending series

SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Canyon Dreams 10, 8×8 oil on clayboard I’m officially on vacation! This series of paintings is born from car adventures in various places like Eastern Oregon, Southern California, Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, and Utah. We’ll be in the car (a 24-foot motorhome) again this week to see what vistas […]