Yearly Archives: 2014

Bull’s Eye and Maybelline- love those lashes!

Focus on the Eyelashes!                               These are not close ups of one of my paintings, these are the paintings. I have found you can have a very interesting painting by focusing in on a detail or portion of a … Continue reading

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Conch you Hear Me?

Inspiration from this painting came from a recent walk on Compo Beach in Westport, CT on a gloriously sunny day  with bright blue skies, fluffy white clouds and  mild breezes. In the distance, on the point, a lone shell caught … Continue reading

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Brightwood Retirement Community Art Show- August – September 2014

About 15 artists from Zoll Studio are participating in the Brightwood Show. If you have a chance, make a plan to visit. The artwork is located in the main hallway near the mailboxes and activity office. Here are a few … Continue reading

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MEMORIAM to GIBSON- A great Pal

Just got word that my great dog friend died last night. From my heart, I am so sorry for the loss of a noble, faithful and loyal friend Gibson. And I certainly send my heartfelt words to his ” parents” … Continue reading

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Marine Still Life Painting – 4th Sitting Almost Done!

Once it dries I will put on the compass rose, but besides that I am almost done this painting.   To see the posts of the earlier steps that this marine themed still life painting went through, click the following: … Continue reading

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Northport Landing Gallery Camden , Maine – Artwork on Display

Quick road trip to Camden, Maine in July with my friend Nancy was a delight with stops in Portsmouth, NH, and an overnight stay in Northport, ME with another friend Sue. Mission accomplished ~ dropped off four paintings to gallery … Continue reading

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Pond Racing Painting – Sand & Water

I worked on the sand and water in the painting today. The people are still very rough. You can see I earlier worked on the sky and clouds in the painting. I feel I have made a lot of progress … Continue reading

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Marine Still Life – Working on the Binoculars

Binoculars in perspective are harder than I first imagined. What do you think? You can see on the painting where I have made marks on the eye pieces to help me get it looking right. You can see that I … Continue reading

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Concept Drawing of Pond Racing

Two boys are racing boats have their faces to the sun. The others in the painting will all be backlit. Here is the rough in.

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Painting of Grapes – 3rd Sitting

Here is the third sitting of the grapes!   Besides the fact that I like to drink wine, I was inspired to paint this by two events. First, we took a tour of the Boordy Vineyards. The tour was very … Continue reading

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