Painting of the Week

Painting of the Week – Church Band



This is part of the background of a very complicated painting commissioned for The Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd in Moorhead, Minnesota. At church there is usually one musical event at a time, unless it’s a mass choir. For example, our church annually has all the choirs join to sing the Hallelujah Chorus. The music provides so much joy and a great atmosphere of a church service that involves many members.

The whole painting (not shown) is like a wide angle lens view. It requires simplification, gestural movements and diversity to display a sense of participation. I love how this part gives you just enough information for the band and connects to the background.







Some of my new original paintings are on display at Underbrush Gallery in Fargo, ND

1450 25th Street South, Fargo, ND 58104

Hours: Mon – Fri: 9:30am – 5pm | Sat: 9:30am — 2pm | Sun: Closed



This exhibit features 75 artist from across the US!

Each artwork is on a 12” x 12” canvas with a set price of $155.00 each

Discover multiple styles, mediums and subjects in this engaging and thought-provoking exhibit!

Stop by the opening August 8th 5:00- 7:00 pm with a gallery chat at 5:30 pm.

The exhibit runs August 8th- 25th, 2023

Bismarck Art Gallery Association 

422 East Front Avenue, Bismarck, ND 58504

Phone: (701) 223-5986

Hours: 10:00 am  – 5:00 pm Tuesday – Friday


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