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 […]

Park Trees 14

$27 Purchase via Credit Card or PayPal. © 2013 Pam Van Londen. Park Trees 14. Watercolor on 12x9x.25 on archival paper. Comes unframed My granddaughter and I sat under a willow tree one hot day to paint. Then her little friend came by to paint as well. It was lovely and inspiring to paint with […]

Valley Storm 7

SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2013. Oil on 8×8-inch canvas panel. Oregon’s Willamette Valley provides spectacular skies full of clouds that cast rich shadows on the valley floor. This original oil painting should be ready to ship by May 5, 2013.

Frazier Wetland

 SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Frazier Wetland 2, 8×8 Oil on Clayboard Last weekend my daughter and I were enjoying the wetlands to paint and do homework. It was peaceful, but hard to paint due to having 2 dogs who want to greet all the passing dogs. It was a very green day but of […]

Valley Morning 11

SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Valley Morning 11, 8×8 Acrylic on Claybord Lately, I prefer acrylic over oil paint on the Claybord surface. With it, I can still get a transparent underpainting that shows a lot of visual texture then pile up thicker paint on top to create a physical texture.

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 […]

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?

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 […]

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 […]

Virtual Paintout is New Zealand

SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Opito Bay Road, Kerikeri, New Zealand, 8×8 oil on claybord June’s Virtual Paintout Challenge is New Zealand. I found a lonely road in Kerikeri that had my favorite elements: grass, highway, trees, and water. This one is using a bit of sgraffito to add interest.

Canyon Dreams 22, 23, 24

SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Canyon Dreams 24, 8×8 SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Canyon Dreams 23, 8×8 SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Canyon Dreams 22, 8×8 Last year I began working on a series of paintings done mostly from memory of driving through the Southwest and Eastern Oregon. The desert and […]

More trees in swirls

SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Park Trees, 8×8 oil on claybord I like swirls; you like swirls; so I painted more swirls. I live in Orange country so had to use a saturated an orange hue as I could, along with my favorite color blue-green. If you’re an artist I highly recommend participating in […]

German Landscapes

SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, German Highway 1, 8×8 oil on claybord SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, German Highway 2, 8×8 oil on claybord I’m joining the Daily Paintworks weekly painting challenges. I’ve got two done and I’m not sure how long it’ll take me to catch up to all the week’s I’ve […]

Watercolors from last summer

$125 © Pam Van Londen 2010, Valley Morning 8, 17×13 watercolor $64 © Pam Van Londen 2010, Valley Morning 9, 8×8 watercolor Last summer, I gathered with friends and students to paint plein air and these two sketches were started then. I finished them last month with a bit of acrylic and iridescent watercolor.

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 […]

More Aspens

$64 © Pam Van Londen 2010, Aspen Grove 3, 8×8 oil on clayboard This simple abstract uses oil pain in thin washes on a clay panel. Then I’ve used a tool to scratch in several scribbled lines. When I was in college, I had a solo show called Scribbles. I would sit up painting scribbles […]

Butterflies sunning

SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Butterflies Sunning 1, 8×8 oil on clayboard SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Butterflies Sunning 2, 8×8 oil on clayboard SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Butterflies Sunning 3, 8×8 oil on clayboard It’s just now winter, but why not think about warmer times? I look forward to sunning, like these […]

Is it snowing yet?

SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Valley Storm 1, 8×8 oil on claybord SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Valley Storm 2, 8×8 oil on claybord SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Valley Storm 3, 8×8 oil on claybord In anticipation of the coming winter, I’ve painted three stormy images. My many drives up and […]

Valley morning, with iridescent paints

SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Valley Morning 6 Vinyard, 8×8 oil on canvas panel $50 © Pam Van Londen 2010, Valley Morning 7, oil on 8×8-inch archival canvas panel, unframed. After playing with iridescent oil sticks last night at the First Thursday Art Walk, I had the urge to use them again. This morning, […]

Willamette Valley Trio

$50 © Pam Van Londen 2013, Valley Evening 5.2, 8×8 oil on canvas panel SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Valley Evening 6, 8×8 oil on canvas panel SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Valley Evening 7, 8×8 oil on canvas panel This trio of oil paintings on canvas board are images from artist Donna […]

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 […]