Originals Gallery

Dogwood

Abandoned Truck

Dogwood

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$TBD

As the temperatures start to warm in Spring the flowering dogwoods appear. Then...Dogwood Winter chills the air. Our ancestors knew it wasn’t safe to plant crops until after the dogwoods bloomed.


Painting 10” x 15”. Sold framed and matted with conservation mat and museum glass. Dimensions including frame TBD.

Peony

Abandoned Truck

Dogwood

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$TBD

One of the most popular flowers. They symbolize late Spring and warmer weather, bringing thoughts of romance. They have a beautiful lush delicacy and sweet fragrance. I tried to capture the fragile beauty.


Painting 12” x 12”. Sold framed and matted with conservation mat and museum glass. Dimensions including frame TBD.

Abandoned Truck

Abandoned Truck

Abandoned Truck

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$TBD

A rarely seen 1950's era Autocar Diesel Truck abandoned in a field in Salem County, NJ, is

 entwined in vines. Autocar is the oldest surviving motor vehicle brand in the western hemisphere...dating from 1897.


Painting 18“ x 27”.  Sold framed and matted with conservation mat and museum glass.  Dimensions including frame TBD.

Wary Heron

Peaceful Pasture

Peaceful Pasture

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$TBD

This wary heron is keeping a watchful eye on this Cape May Point Lighthouse pond. He is posed on this raft waiting for dinner or a friend. 


Painting 16“ x 16”. Sold framed and matted with conservation mat and museum glass. Dimensions including frame TBD.

Peaceful Pasture

Peaceful Pasture

Peaceful Pasture

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$TBD

Serene steer in a peaceful pasture in Salem County, NJ. His winter coat is thick with textured whirls and furry patches.


Painting 24“ x 36”. Sold framed and matted with conservation mat and museum glass. Dimensions including frame TBD.

Weathered Barn

Still Life with Sunflowers

Still Life with Sunflowers

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$995

Old barn celebrating God and country. The old plough and wagon wheel help set the scene.


Painting 12“ x 18”. Sold framed and single matted with conservation mat and museum glass. Dimensions including frame 15.5” x 21.5”.

Still Life with Sunflowers

Still Life with Sunflowers

Still Life with Sunflowers

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$995

Flower arrangement in an unusual container along with the antique green glass gives a semi-Renaissance feel to the painting.


Painting 10“ x 17.5”.  Sold framed and fillet and single matted with conservation mat and museum glass.  Dimensions including frame 20” x 17.5”.

Silhouettes at Day's End

Silhouettes at Day's End

Silhouettes at Day's End

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$745

Cape May Point, NJ Lighthouse at day's end. The silhouettes of the lacy trees and the iconic lighthouse accentuate the luminescence of the sky as the sun is setting. 

 

Painting 11" x 15"  Sold framed and matted with conservation mat and museum glass. Dimensions including frame 18" x 22"

Fishing Boats in Port

Silhouettes at Day's End

Silhouettes at Day's End

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$1,500

Fishing fleet docked at the Lobster House in Cape May, NJ. Beautiful clear Summer day. Love the colors and detail of all the boats and masts. The intricacies and alignments of so many masts was certainly a challenge.

 

Painting 14" x 18" Sold framed and double matted with conservation mat and museum glass.  Dimensions including frame 20" x 24" 

Resplendent Sunset

Stroll at Water's Edge

Stroll at Water's Edge

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$1,250

The setting sun at the Lobster House docks in Cape May, NJ epitomizes the definition of resplendent- shining brilliantly - characterized by a glowing splendor.

 

Painting 14" x 18" Sold framed and double matted with conservation mat and museum glass.  Dimensions including frame 20" x 24"

Stroll at Water's Edge

Stroll at Water's Edge

Stroll at Water's Edge

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$975

Lone gull looking like he’s out for a stroll. The delicate splash of water against the mossy piling feels like summer at Grant Street Beach, Cape May NJ.

 

Painting 11" x 15"  Sold framed and double matted with conservation mat and museum glass.  Dimensions including frame 16" x 20"

Growing Cygnets

Growing Cygnets

Growing Cygnets

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SOLD

Swan family on Lake Lily at Cape May Point, NJ. The cygnets are almost mature and ready to molt out to white and go off on their own.


This pastel won First Place People"s Choice award and First Place Art on Paper award at the 2019 Gallery 50 South Jersey Wetland Competition


Painting  12" x 12"  Sold framed and double matted with conservation mat and museum glass. Dimensions including frame 17" x 17"


Plain and Fancy

Growing Cygnets

Growing Cygnets

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$895

These chickens are contrasts in not only color, but also plumage. The fancy one appears to be a Golden-Laced Polish, while the plain chicken’s breed is undetermined. This study in contrasts captured the artist’s imagination.


Painting 12“ x 12”. Sold framed and triple matted with conservation mat and museum glass. Dimensions including frame 20” x 20”.

Vigilant Rooster

Vigilant Rooster

Vigilant Rooster

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$895

This rooster appears to be keeping a watchful eye out for any threats to the hen who is pecking around behind him.


Painting 12“ x 12”. Sold framed and triple matted with conservation mat and museum glass. Dimensions including frame 20” x 20”.

Gnarled Beauty

Vigilant Rooster

Vigilant Rooster

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$1,250

The rich character of the gnarled trunks and limbs are in sharp contrast to the beauty of the new Spring blossoms.


Painting 16“ x 20”. Sold framed and triple matted with conservation mat and museum glass. Dimensions including frame 24” x 28”.

Egret at Lake Lily

Shells, Vase and Candle

Shells, Vase and Candle

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$495

Perfect timing as the egret stepped into the frame of the tree trunks at Lake Lily, Cape May Point, NJ.  It was  a study in detail to capture the  texture of the bark in  the sun and shadow.

 

Painting 11" x 15" Original sold framed and matted with conservation mat and museum glass. Dimensions including frame 17.5" x 21.5"

Shells, Vase and Candle

Shells, Vase and Candle

Shells, Vase and Candle

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 $1,100

Collection of Cape May shells sitting on a family antique settle/table in our Cape May kitchen. The vase shells are collected from other areas. Antique green glass candle stick.


Painting 20" x 16" Original sold framed and double matted with conservation mat and museum glass. Dimensions including frame 24" x 20"


Tranquil Reflections

Egrets At Mannington Meadows

Egrets At Mannington Meadows

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$795

Rhoda Lake, in Quinton Township, NJ.  The mirror like quality of the lake enhances the perfect sense of tranquility.  The reflections on the lake of the awesome Fall colors, and the way the light played through the trees on the water made it challenging to capture the light, reflections and detail.

  

Painting 15" x 11"  Sold framed and matted with conservation mat and museum glass.  Dimensions including frame 21" x17"


Egrets At Mannington Meadows

Egrets At Mannington Meadows

Egrets At Mannington Meadows

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$495

Near Seabrook Road and Kings Highway, Mannington, NJ. Grasses were turning Fall colors making a nice counterpoint to the reflections of the fishing egrets.

 

Painting  11" x 15"  Sold framed and double matted with conservation mat and museum glass. Dimensions including frame 17" x 21"

Frog Among the Duckweed

Frog Among the Duckweed

Frog Among the Duckweed

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$625

Frog in Cape May Point Lighthouse Pond East. I was captivated by the frog peeking up through the duckweed .

 

Painting 9.5" x 9.5"  Sold framed and double matted with conservation mat and museum glass. Dimensions including frame 15.75" x 15.75"

Swan Feather On Pond

Frog Among the Duckweed

Frog Among the Duckweed

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$625

Swan feather on Cape May Point Lighthouse Pond East. The fluffy feather floating on the duckweed created minute details. 

 

Painting size 9.5" x 9.5"  Sold framed and matted with conservation mat and museum glass. Dimensions including frame 15.75" x 15.75"

Lonely Young Cormorant

Lonely Young Cormorant

Lonely Young Cormorant

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 $525

Lone bird perched on the pier at Cape May Point Lighthouse  Shallow Pond. This young cormorant captured my attention with his contemplative, lost expression.

 

Painting 9.5" x 9.5"  Sold framed and double matted with conservation mat and museum glass. Dimensions including frame 15.75" x 15.75"

The Swan

Lonely Young Cormorant

Lonely Young Cormorant

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$525

Swan  on Cape May Point Lighthouse Pond East. I love the way the reflections in the water hint at the trees on the opposite bank and the beautiful azure sky above.

 

Painting  9.5" x 9.5"  Sold framed and double matted with conservation mat and museum glass. Dimensions including frame 15.75" x 15.75"

Beach Tot #1 - Pail Girl

Beach Tot #2 - Inpailed Boy

Beach Tot #2 - Inpailed Boy

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$450

  Beach toddler at Grant Street Beach. Cape May, NJ. She reminded me of my granddaughter as she explored the water's edge with her pail. She looked adorable in her sun hat, Minnie Mouse swim suit, and red water shoes. 


Painting 9.5" x 9.5" Sold framed and double matted with conservation mat and museum glass.  Dimensions including frame 17" x 17"


Beach Tot #2 - Inpailed Boy

Beach Tot #2 - Inpailed Boy

Beach Tot #2 - Inpailed Boy

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$450

Beach toddler at Grant Street Beach. Cape May, NJ.  Little boy  pondering the ocean as he stays cool in his bucket of water.


Painting 9.5" x 9.5" Sold framed and double matted with conservation mat and museum glass.  Dimensions including frame 17" x 17"

Cape May Lifeboat

Cape May Lifeboat

Cape May Lifeboat

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$475

Windsor Beach in Cape May, NJ as the sun was going down placing a golden glow on the sand and boat emphasized by the dark sky.

 

Painting 11" x 15"  Sold framed and triple matted with conservation mat and museum glass. Dimensions including frame 18.25" x 22"

Cove at Sunset

Cape May Lifeboat

Cape May Lifeboat

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$675

Cape May Cove looking toward the lighthouse at sunset. The rippled water showing the reflection of the sky was difficult to master. The sky and water glow with the colors of sunset. 

 

Painting size 11" x 15" Original sold framed and matted with conservation mat and museum glass. Dimensions including frame 17" x 21"