Willamette River commission

SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Willamette River 28, 12×12 acrylic on gallery-edged canvas This painting was commissioned for a couple that floated the Willamette River years ago. The technique here uses an alizarin crimson underpainting to keep the palette bright. Once dry, I layered thick and thin swirling and flat layers to build depth. […]

Radishes painting supports the Grace Center

The Grace Center For Adult Day Services presents the 5th Annual Chef’s Jubilie on Sunday, September 18, 2011 at 5:00 to 8:00 PM at Grace Center for Adult Day Services located at 980 NW Spruce Ave. in Corvallis. Tickets are $55/adult and 50/50 Raffle tickets are $5 each. A silent auction features local artists and adventures. My Radishes painting will be auctioned.

Columbia River 4×4

$880 © Pam Van Londen 2010, Columbia Gorge From Rooster Rock of Beacon Rock 3, acrylic on 48×48 archival gallery-edged canvas. This 4-foot square painting is done now and ready for your office or living room wall. The image wraps around the 1.5-inch sides. Shipping is $50 in the USA and $100 in Canada.

Johnson Creek 7 by request

SOLD © Pam Van Londen 2010, Johnson Creek 7, 18×24 acrylic I’m hanging some work at the Albany Heartspring Wellness Center but they needed another piece for an exam room. This image is based on a smaller daily painting done earlier this year. We’ll see how it looks on their deep orange wall.

Commission for holiday gifts

Chuck and Jenny have their portrait now. Happy New Year! This painting was completed from three reference photos taken while on vacation in August 2009. I used acrylic on gallery-edged canvas. Almost any subject makes a great gift for your loved ones, clients, and colleagues. Contact me to discuss your gift ideas.

Bye Bye Birdie ~ opens Friday

I’ve been designing and painting signs and sets for Bye Bye Birdie, which opens July 17 at Corvallis High School. Join us there at 7:30pm in the theatre. It promises to be a laugh-filled evening. The play runs July 17, 18, 23, 24 at 7:30pm and July 25 for a 1:30 matinee. Buy tickets ahead […]

Sunflowers and Poppies Commission

In anticipation of summer and dreaming of Provence, I have painted a commissioned work of sunflowers and poppies. This work required a color scheme I often do not paint in, so I mixed the colors exactly before beginning. This method helped produced a work that is a bit different from my normal portrait or landscape. […]

Uniterian-Universalist Religious Exploration Mural completed

“The mural looks SO GOOD! and the continuation along the walls–did you get a BEFORE picture with the mailboxes there? I love the bit down by the Nursery also. There is so much color in the whole department–it is really gratifying to see the changes, and you have been a big part of that. Thanks […]

Art Car finished! Raffle tickets on sale

The Jackson Street Youth Shelter Art Car (van) is ready for the raffle. Buy raffle tickets to support the Shelter. Read all about the Art Car progress and the Shelter’s needs on their web site. I’ve worked with the Jackson Street Youth Shelter between Summer 2006 and June 2007 to transform a Dodge Voyager van […]

Deeper into the Jungle

Levien residence, Corvallis, Oregon. Scroll down to view Day 1 to 16, or jump to the end and scroll up. Day 1 The entire design is sketched in pencil on all four walls. These lines will be obscured and drawn again as the paint covers. Short and tall plants and trees will be layered in […]

Along the Path at Tryon Park

My first mural was painted at the home of Cindy Miller in Corvallis, Oregon during a peaceful snowstorm over Winter break. The 14-foot wall was white reflected too much sunlight in the large room, so I provided a cooler atmosphere by painting this old growth forest scene from a photo taken while we were walking […]