Nest of Prosperity 5

$64 © Pam Van Londen 2010, Nest of Prosperity 5.2, oil on 8×8-inch archival Claybord panel, unframed. The original version of this painting was a ‘palette cleaner’…I used the paint left over from a previous painting. I’ve added more color now and like it so much better! The colors are quite different from my regular […]

Another Murder of Crows

$50 © Pam Van Londen 2010, Crow Upcycled 2, 8×8 oil on claybord I had some half-paintings sitting around so I finished them by adding crow silhouettes. These are made with oil paint and oil stick. Each comes framed in black. I’m getting ready for my winter sale so must clean out unnecessary clutter from […]

Murder of Crows

 SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Crow in the Grass 11, 8×8 oil on claybord SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Crow in the Grass 12, 8×8 oil on claybord $50 © Pam Van Londen 2010, Crow in the Grass 13, 8×8 oil on claybord SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Crow in the Grass […]

The Buzz and Humm of Song Birds

$72 © Pam Van Londen 2010, Buzz 1, 12×12 mixed media acrylic $72 © Pam Van Londen 2010, Humm 1, 12×12 mixed media acrylic The unusually warm weather felt in the Willamette Valley this week had us thinking of spring. I think the ducks and woolly bear caterpillars were confused.

More nests of prosperity

SOLD  © Pam Van Londen 2010, Nest of Prosperity 6, 8×8 oil on claybord SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Nest of Prosperity 7, 8×8 oil on claybord SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Nest of Prosperity 8, 8×8 oil on claybord One of my favorite subjects to paint is a bird’s nest. They come […]

Nests of Prosperity

SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Nest of Prosperity 3, 8×8 oil on claybord SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Nest of Prosperity 4, 8×8 oil on claybord Feeling a bit pinched? Add a nest to your room’s financial corner to increase prosperity. These nests were painted in oil on claybord, and have a bit […]

Crow Nesting in mixed media

Revised © Pam Van Londen 2010, Crow Nesting, 24×18 mixed media acrylic Since I had a whole day to play with paint, I created something unusual (for me anyway)…a mixed media piece of the current favorite subject (crows). I had left over ribbon and paper flowers from previous craft projects, so incorporated them into this […]

More Crows in the Grass

SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Crow in the Grass 4, 8×8 oil on claybord SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Crow in the Grass 5, 8×8 oil on claybord SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Crow in the Grass 6, 8×8 oil on claybord Here are three more crows to sit with to the other three […]

Crows in the Grass

Sold © Pam Van Londen 2010, Crow in the Grass 2, 8×8 oil on claybord SOLD  © Pam Van Londen 2010, Crow in the Grass 1, 8×8 oil on claybord $64 © Pam Van Londen 2010, Crow in the Grass 3, 8×8 oil on claybord This series of crows use the same transparent oil point technique […]

Crows at the Beach 11

SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Crows on the Beach 11, 8×8 oil on claybord Ah to while away the hours watching birds at the beach…that is a vacation. And if you can’t be on vacation, paint the scene to allow you to go there when you must just rely on your imagination.

Crow at the Beach 10

$50 © Pam Van Londen 2010, Crow at the Beach 10, oil on 8×8-inch archival Claybord panel; unframed. Crow has something to say, either, “Hey, painter, move along; this is my log,” or “there is a scrap of food here and it is mine!” I’m continuing with the same technique I’ve been using for months […]

Crow at the Beach 9

SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Crow at the Beach 9, 8×8 oil on claybord Nine of the 14 paintings of crows I’ve done this year have new homes. I must be on a roll. Most crows do not live a year. But some live to year 14. Learn more about them from Cornell Ornithologist Kevin […]

Crows on the Beach 7

SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Crows at the Beach 7, 8×8 oil on clayboard I’ve sold the other two of this composition, so felt compelled to paint it again. I find painting ripples a challenge to render and they are quite different every time I do them. When painted on Claybord, it is tougher […]

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 […]