Lincoln Beach plein air paintings

I painted on the beach today and it was refreshing! Here are 8×8 daily paintings from Lincoln Beach. Number 3 was painted plein air and the others were painted at my campsite.

Preparing for Fall Festival

 $300 © Pam Van Londen 2013 Santiam River 3.4 oil on gallery-edged canvas on 20 x 16 x 1 canvas, framed in dark brown wood. I am painting new and repainting some old works to prepare for the Corvallis Fall Festival, slated for Sept 28 and 29, 2013. I’ll be in booth 169 in the […]

Willamette River 1.2 Revision

$72. Purchase online via Credit Card at PayPal. © Pam Van Londen 2013. Willamette River 1.2. Acrylic on 12x12x.5 gallery-edged archival canvas. My first Willamette River painting was not so popular…the colors were subtle and perhaps dull. I’ve brightened them up and added some splash! This brighter palette is how the river looks today on […]

Willamette River 31, Clackamette Park again

$60. © Pam Van Londen 2013. Willamette River 31, acrylic on 8×8-inch panel, unframed, plein air. Purchase via PayPal with a credit card Here’s another plein air painting from Clackamette Park. I’m adding this one and the previous painting to the Daily Paintworks “Different Ways” challenge.

Oregon Dunes 5 and 6

$50 Purchase via PayPal.  © Oregon Dunes 6. Pam Van Londen 2013. Oil on 9×12-inch canvas panel. Unframed. Here’s another two from a new series of Oregon Dune paintings in oil. $50 Purchase via PayPal.  © Oregon Dunes 5. Pam Van Londen 2013. Oil on 9×12-inch canvas panel. Unframed.

Coastal Drama Cannon Beach

 SOLD Coastal Drama Cannon Beach. © Pam Van Londen 2013. Oil on 8×8-inch Claybord panel. Unframed. This new painting is a remake of an older painting, which I could not stand to look at anymore. This version has more drama and is much more fun to look at. The sand from the original plein air […]

Coastal Drama 3

Purchase with PayPal. $60. Coastal Drama 3. © Pam Van Londen 2013. Oil on 8×8-inch Claybord. A few years ago I did some plein air painting at Cannon Beach. Most of those panels sold. One did not, so I’ve revised it…and I like it so much better. Here is the revision. The paint ought to […]

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 […]

Snow paintings.

$64 © Pam Van Londen 2010, 18th Street Snow 3, 8×8 acrylic on Claybord $64 © Pam Van Londen 2010, Snowy Path, 8×8 acrylic on Claybord The snow day afforded me the opportunity to lay low and work at the easel today. I enjoyed working with iridescent acrylics on the Ampersand Claybord panels.

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Avery Park Trees in a split-compliment scheme

$64 © Pam Van Londen 2010, Avery Park Trees 4, 8×8 oil on claybord The Daily Paintworks Challenges are fun to work on, so here’s another one for the Color Challenge. I’m using a split compliment scheme (traditional color wheel). This composition is easy and allows me to focus just on the color arrangement. I’ve […]

Hot Cocoa with Shiny Gift Bag

SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Hot Cocoa with Shiny Giftbag, 8×8 oil on claybord I’ve painted this one to meet the Daily Paintworks challenge. I’ve used my usual loose style in oil on Claybord. It’s hard to get the really saturated colors present on the shiny purple giftbag…it reflects a lot of permanent rose […]

Scenes of Oregon

SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Avery Park Trees 3, 8×8 oil on clayboard $64 © Pam Van Londen 2010, Deschuttes River 2, 8×8 oil on clayboard The winter blues are over…I feel like painting again. Soon I’ll be painting outside again. I’ve been asked to offer a painting workshop, which I am thinking about. […]

First of a series from KahNeeTa
near Warms Springs, Oregon

$64 © Pam Van Londen 2010, KahNeeTa 1, 8×8 oil on claybord Our weekend trip to Central Oregon was an adventure. The terrain looks much like Arizona and New Mexico with red, gold, and white-painted hills. This painting was done with a butter knife because I forgot my brushes! I have many more planned (with […]

Monthly Challenge Painting
Portland Rose Festival Float

$50 © Pam Van Londen 2010, Portland Rose Festival Float, Oil on 8×8-inch archival Claybord panel, unframed. Years ago I photographed some water floats waiting for a Portland Rose Festival race. I’m finally getting around to working on some paintings from the references. This is a close up of a larger photo offered in the […]