Corvallis Trees

SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Park Trees 5, 8×8 oil on claybord SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Park Trees 6, 8×8 oil on claybord Trees, trees, beautiful trees! Every corner of Corvallis is filled with interesting trees and I want to paint them all.

Storm Clouds in Crescent Valley

 SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Clouds 5, 8×8 oil on claybord SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Valley Storm 5, 8×8 oil on claybord Once the rain stopped, the sky at Thursday night’s CHS/CVHS varsity girls soccer game was spectacular and inspired these paintings.

Park Trees 4

SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Park Trees 4, 8×8 oil on claybord The OSU campus has many interesting trees to paint from. Everyone morning when I walk to the office, I see all manner of shapes, sizes, and colors to study. You might notice I am building a series of oil paintings that use […]

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 […]

Fall is here

$50 © Pam Van Londen 2010, Fall Maple Leaves 1, oil on 8×8-inch archival Claybord panel. Unframed. It has cooled down here and is raining again so I could buckle down and paint! Very few leaves have turned bright colors yet but that time is not far off. I can smell it in the air. […]

Sarris Garden #7

SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Greg Sarris’ Garden 7, 8×8 oil on claybord Greg Sarris’ garden provides so many lovely painting scenes; I have yet to finish them all. Can you smell the lavender and hear the grass rustling while the bees buzz around?

More arctic landscapes

SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Arctic 2, 8×8 Acrylic on Clayboard  SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Arctic 3, 8×8 Acrylic on Clayboard I’ve switched to acrylic paint lately to see how it works on Ampersand Claybord panels. I like its staining properties and the textures created when I remove partly-dried paint. In addition, I’m […]

Etsy Treasuries for September

These artisans have added my paintings to their Etsy.com Treasuries this month. To see more treasuries curated by other artists, look in the Treasury list at Etsy.com. View treasuries I have curated.

Klamath River Serenity

$64 Purchase via Etsy© Pam Van Londen 2010, Klamath River 4, 12×9 acrylic on claybord In the early morning beside the Klamath River, you might spot a bear across the way, or a blanket of flog seeping in and out with the tide, or a buzzard looking for fishing scraps.

Willamette River 22

SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Willamette River 22, 8×8 oil on claybord While the kids are practicing soccer, I was practicing painting. We are lucky to have such a great sports park next to our Willamette River. This painting was painted en plain air and goes with these other paintings: Avery Park Trees, Willamette […]

New abstract paintings at the Mod Pod

Drop in at the Mod Pod to see my abstract watercolors. A few are framed ($45) and many are ready for framing. Each is 7 inches wide by 5 inches tall mounted inside a 11×14-inch matte ($35). Click each painting to see its 7×5-inch view. Click each painting to see its 7×5-inch view.

Timberhill Exhibit pieces on sale

$400 © Pam Van Londen 2007 Smith River 4 oil on canvas on 18 x 36 x 1.5 canvas From August 1 – 31, I have eleven oil and acrylic paintings hanging at Timberhill Athletic club, along with paintings by local abstract painter, Jake Dorr. Ten of the paintings are on sale! And if you […]

Sarris Garden paintings

LOST? GIFTED? Have you seen this painting? © Pam Van Londen 2010, Greg Sarris’ Garden 1, 8×8 oil on claybord SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Greg Sarris’ Garden 2, 8×8 oil on claybord Sold © Pam Van Londen 2010, Greg Sarris’ Garden 3, 8×8 oil on claybord I’m spending a day at Greg Sarris’ home in […]

Willamette River watercolors

$100 © Pam Van Londen 2010, Willamette River 19, 12×12 watercolor $75 © Pam Van Londen 2010, Willamette River 17, 9×12 watercolor Here are a couple of watercolors I created last night. I have two more but these are the best. I was too pooped to paint at the river so I painted from memory.

Willamette River 16 from the Farmer’s Market

$75 © Pam Van Londen 2010, Willametter River 16, 11×8.5 watercolor It was a glorious day in the park this morning. The farmer’s market has grown and so have the crowds. I tried some Tayberries, which are like long, large raspberries. Their taste was like another flavor I’ve experienced but could not remember what. I’ll […]

Valley Fog 2

SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Valley Fog 2, 8×8 oil on claybord This tree is amazing but very hard to paint. After 2 days of messing with it, I finally have a style that works. Here is a companion piece.

Canyon Dreams 25

SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Canyon Dreams 25, 8×8 oil on claybord One of my favorite scenes while driving includes blooming sage, pinyon trees, dried grasses, dark canyons, distant mountains, and high clouds in the sky. To keep myself awake on long road trips, I’ll pretend I’m painting the scenes. It’s like practicing without […]