Painting of the Week

Painting of the Week – Harbor Patrol

Musical Notes

Musical Notes

Memorial Weekend is on its way. The holiday not only celebrates respect for those who have served, it also signals the beginning of  summer vacation and  water fun for many of us. Even if you are stuck inside because of rain this weekend, it is exciting to know summer is ahead. Boats and people seem to find each other!

Likewise, this painting “Harbor Patrol” reminds me of the sounds of chugging  boats, waves, water splashing and activity that is musical to me. The overlapping shapes and proportions, repeat and unite both contrasting and related colors. The rhythm of music can be transferred and is so helpful to the visual arts!







This Thursday, our exhibit “Good Vibrations” at the Capital Gallery will ending in Bismarck… but it’s not too late to get there!  I hope you can take in the show.

Good Vibrations

Last Day: Thursday, May 27th – 5:00 p.m.

Featuring Medora Frei, a watermedia artist and Ellen Jean Diederich

The Capital Gallery 109 North 4th Street, Bismarck, ND (701) 751-1698

Gallery hours are Monday –Thursday this week 10:00-5:00

This is the largest exhibition of original works I have had in years, all in one handy place for you to enjoy. Please stop by. Good news: The Capital Gallery – Medora, ND is re-opening this Friday. A few of my western paintings will be displayed there.


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