Tuesday, October 20, 2020

WORD PAINTINGS #103 & 104 - MAKING A PAINTING


Have been asked to describe how I make a painting...here is my initial source for First Snow. A "looking back" last minute photo on a stormy day in Truchas. You are welcome to follow this process thru subsequent posts at WORD PAINTINGS Nos. 103 & 104 (How I Came to New Mexico and Learned about Art and Life) - https://donnaclairwordpaintings.blogspot.com/

Saturday, October 17, 2020

FIRST SNOW (Truchas, New Mexico) - New 40"x40" Original Oil


FIRST SNOW (Truchas, New Mexico) - NEW 40"X40" Original Oil - all framed up and on the way to its new home in Virginia!!!! Photo Credit: Doug Yeager

Monday, October 12, 2020

LAZY RIVER DREAMING (Rio Grande at Pilar) - New 30"x24 Work in Progress - Glazes


LAZY RIVER DREAMING (Rio Grande at Pilar, New Mexico) - New 30"x24 Work in Progress - Glazes & Middle Tones. Glazes are usually the dark colors on your palette thinned to a transparency with painting medium.  Middle tones are a mixture of opaque colors and glazes. Color Notes:  Sky: Permalba wite, Cerulean Blue.  Hills: Holbein Portland warm greys, Dioxazine Purple, Paynes Grey. Foliage; Yellow Ochre, Gold Ochre, Burnt Sienna.  Holbein Green grey, Chrome Oxide Green Opaque. Water: Permalba White, Cerulean Blue, Paynes Grey, Chrome Oxide Green Opaque - some Prussian Blue and Burnt Sienna for darkest Glazes.  

Friday, October 09, 2020

LAZY RIVER DREAMING (Pilar, New Mexico) - NEW 30"x24" Work in Progress


 LAZY RIVER DREAMING (Pilar, New Mexico) - 30"x24" Work in Progress - Underpainting.  On Blue Gray toned ground.Most Colors mixed with Grumbacher MG Underpainting White & Winsor Newton Distilled Turpentine. Hills: Burnt Sienna, Ochre, Payne's Grey.  River: Prussian Blue, Permalba White.  Foliage: Yellow Ochre, Burnt Sienna, Chrome Oxide Green Opaque.

Thursday, October 08, 2020

FIRST SNOW (Truchas, New Mexico) - New 40"x40" Original Oil


 FIRST SNOW (Truchas, New Mexico) - 40"x40" Original Oil - Completed 10/8/20 - SOLD

Thursday, October 01, 2020

RIO CHIQUITO - LARGE & SMALL STUDIO EDITION PRINTS

RIO CHIQUITO - Large and small Studio Editon Prints now available at my Online Gallery/Store - https://www.ebay.com/str/Donna-Clair-Art...

Sunday, September 27, 2020

WORD PAINTINGS #102 - MAKING SPACE TO CREATE


WORD PAINTINGS #102 (How I Came to New Mexico and Learned about Art and Life) - MAKING SPACE TO CREATE - https://donnaclairwordpaintings.blogspot.com/

Monday, August 31, 2020

8/31/20 - MY MORNING STUDIO

8/31/20 - Llano Quemado, NM - My morning Studio today. Hunter's Moon on the big easel will be varnished today and will be framed to ship to a new client in Massachusetts. First Snow (on the floor) - hope to have it completed by the end of the week - then shipped to long time collector in Virginia. A good start....

Sunday, August 23, 2020

WORD PAINTINGS #100 - TODAY IS ALL WE HAVE

WORD PAINTINGS #100 (How I Came to New Mexico and Learned about Art and Life) - TODAY IS ALL WE HAVE

Saturday, August 01, 2020

SANCTUARY OF PADRE MARTINEZ (Martinez Hacienda - Taos New Mexico) - 60"x50" Original Oil


SANCTUARY OF PADRE MARTINEZ (Martinez Hacienda - Taos, New Mexico) 60"x50" Original Oil on Belgian Linen w/gallery wrap - https://www.ebay.com/itm/DonnaClairArt- PREVIEW

Friday, July 10, 2020

HIGH ROAD SUMMER STORM - NEW 6"x8" Original Oil - sold

Studio #2820 - HIGH ROAD SUMMER STORM (Near Truchas, New Mexico) - NEW 6"x8" Original Oil, framed - Sold

FORTY ACRES (Carson, New Mexico) - NEW 9"x6" Original Oil - sold

Studio #2220 - FORTY ACRES (Carson, New Mexico) - NEW 9"x6" Original Oil - SOLD

SUMMER STORM AT ALCALDE - NEW. 6"x8" Original Oil

Studio No. 2120 - SUMMER STORM AT ALCALDE (Alcalde, New Mexico) - New 6"x8" Original Oil on Italian Linen Panel, unframed - PREVIEW

MY NEIGHBOR'S HOUSE - NEW 6"x9" Original Oil

Studio #2420 - MY NEIGHBOR'S HOUSE - NEW 6"x9" Original Oil on Italian Linen Panel, unframed - Preview/Purchase

Thursday, July 09, 2020

THE OLD HOUSE ON RANCHITOS ROAD - NEW 6"x9" Original Oil


Studio #2320 - THE OLD HOUSE ON RANCHITOS ROAD (Taos, New Mexico) - NEW 6"x9" Oritinal Oil on Italian Linen Panel, unframed - PREVIEW

LAS CASAS DE PLACITAS (Placitas. N.M.) - NEW 6"x9" Original Oil

Stdio #2720 - LAS CASAS DE PLACITAS (Placitas, N.M.) - NEW 6"x9" Original Oil on Italian Linen Panel - unframed. PREVIEW

Tuesday, July 07, 2020

HIGH ROAD AFTERNOON (Placitas, N.M.) - New 5"x9" Original Oil - SOLD

Studio #2320 - HIGH ROAD AFTERNOON (Placitas, N.M) - New 6"x9" Original Oil - SOLD

MONSOON (Taos, N.M.) - New 6"x8" Original Oil, framed



MONSOON (Taos, New Mexico) - NEW 6"x8" Original Oil on Italian Linen Panel, custom framed - Preview/Purchase

LLANO QUEMADO SUNSET 7/6/20

LLANO QUEMADO SUNSET - 7/6/20
Photo from the back portal.

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

AGUA FRIA (Truchas, New Mexico) - Large Archival Print

AGUA FRIA (Truchas, New Mexico) Large Archival Print (22"x17" Sheet Size) now available at my Online Gallery/Store - https://www.ebay.com/itm/153939206093

NIGHTSKY WANDERER (Truchas, New Mexico) - Large Archival Print

NIGHTSKY WANDERER (Truchas, New Mexico) Large Archival Print (22"x17" Sheet Size) now available at my Online Gallery/Store - https://www.ebay.com/itm/392805491265

Monday, May 18, 2020

EL RITO DE. RANCHITOS (Taos, New Mexico) - Large Archival Print

EL RITO DE RANCHITOS (Taos, New Mexico) Large Archival Giclee Print (17"x22" Sheet Size) - Now available at my Online/Gallery Store - https://www.ebay.com/itm/392804275528

CALYPSO (Taos Studio) Large Archival Print

CALYPSO (Taos Studio) - Large Archival Print (17"x22" Sheet Size) Now available at my Online Gallery/Store - https://www.ebay.com/itm/153796526293

EL CORAZON DEL NORTE (Valdez, New Mexico) - Large Archival Print

EL CORAZON DEL NORTE (Valdez, New Mexico) - Large Archival print (17"x22" sheet size) now available at my Online/Gallery Store - https://www.ebay.com/itm/392505134880

Sunday, May 17, 2020

ANCIENT WALLS AT LA CUEVA (La Cueva, New Mexico) - Large Archival Print - Sold

ANCIENT WALLS AT LA CUEVA (La Cueva, New Mexico) - Sold

LAS CASITAS DEL NORTE (Truchas, New Mexico) - Large Archival Print

LAS CASITAS DEL NORTE (Truchas, New Mexico) - Large Archival Print now available at my Online Gallery Store - https://www.ebay.com/itm/153936544115

Monday, April 27, 2020

COSME'S OAKS (Truchas, New Mexico) - NEW 6"x9" Original Oil, framed

COSME'S OAKS (Truchas, New Mexico) - NEW 6"x9" Original Oil on Gessoed panel, framed in gold with Linen Liner, framed - free shipping - Preview/Purchase

TWO COWS IN A WINTER FIELD - 24"X24" ORIGINAL OIL ON LINEN, FRAMED - Sold

TWO COWS IN A WINTER FIELD ON CHRISTMAS MORNING (Taos, New Mexico) - 24"x24" Original Oil - Sold

Sunday, April 26, 2020

SECO (Arroyo Seco, New Mexico) - 8"x10" Original Oil -Sold

SECO (Arroyo Seco, New Mexico) - 8"x10" Original Oil on Gessoed Panel, Framed - free shipping  - Sold

AUTUMN RIVER - NEW 9"x6" Original Oil, framed

AUTUMN RIVER (Northern New Mexico) - NEW 9"x6" Original Oil on Gessoed Panel, framed - free shipping. Preview/Purchase

Saturday, April 18, 2020

CASITA DE TAOS (Taos, New Mexico) - NEW 6"x8" Original Oil - Sold


Studio # 1820 - CASITA DE TAOS (Taos, New Mexico) - NEW 6"x8" Original Oil on panel - Sold

CAPILLA DE TAOS (Taos, New Mexico) New 6"x8" Original Oil, framed


├čtudio #1720 - CAPILLA DE TAOS (Taos, New Mexico) - NEW 6"x8" Original Oil on panel, framed - free shipping - https://www.ebay.com/itm/153902286157

IGLESIA DE SAN YSIDRO - NEW 6"x8" Original Oil, framed


Studio #1620 - IGLESIA DE SAN YSIDRO (Ranchitos Road - Taos. New Mexico) NEW 6"X8" Original Oil on panel, Framed - free shipping - https://www.ebay.com/itm/153902276863

Thursday, April 16, 2020

TAOS MOUNTAIN DREAMING - New 8"x16" Original Oil, Framed - Sold


TAOS MOUNTAIN DREAMING (Ranchitos Road - Taos., New Mexico) - New 8"x16" Original Oil on Canvas, framed -Sold.

Saturday, April 11, 2020

BEARERS OF LIGHT

1991 - BEARERS OF LIGHT - Men of the Cofradia - Santo Tomas Church, Easter Sunday, Chichicastenango, Guatemala.....Keep believing that we will get through this time...one step at a time, one day at a time. Wishing you all peace and love.
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Friday, March 20, 2020

SANCTUARY (EL LLANO, NEW MEXICO) - NEW 24"X12" ORIGINAL OIL - Sold

SANCTUARY (EL LLANO, NEW MEXICO) - NEW 24"x12" Original Oil - SOLD
PS: If you would like to receive my Studio Newsletter, please send your e.mail address to dclair@donnaclairart.com toreceive notice of all new paintings and prints. Thanks. DC

Saturday, February 29, 2020

ON MY EASEL TODAY - "FIRST SNOW" - 40"X40" WORK IN PROGRESS

On My Easel Today - "FIRST SNOW" (Truchas, New Mexico) 40"x40" Work in Proogress - Original Oil on Belgian Linen - Stay tuned!

Monday, February 17, 2020

FEBRUARY MORNING - NEW 6"x12" Original Oil, Framed

FEBRUARY MORNING (Chama, New Mexico) - NEW! 6"x12" Original Oil on Artist's Canvas, framed - https://www.ebay.com/itm/153836483379

Friday, February 14, 2020

BIG RIVER DREAMING (Rio Grande at Pilar, N.M.) - NEW! 6"x8" Original Oil - Sold



BIG RIVER DREAMING (Rio Grande River - Pilar, New Mexico) - 6"x8" Original Oil on Italian Linen Panel, unframed - Sold

CAPILLA DE RANCHITOS, NEW 8"X6" ORIGINAL OIL - SOLD

CAPILLA DE RANCHITOS (Ranchitos Road - Taos, New Mexico - NEW! 8"X6" Original Oil on Linen Panel, unframed - Sold

Monday, February 03, 2020

ACEQUIA (Northern New Mexico) New 24"x12" Original Oil - Sold

Studio #7/20 - ACEQUIA (Northern New Mexico) - NEW! 24"x12" Original Oil on Artist's Canvas, framed in gold with Linen Liner - Sold

Monday, January 27, 2020

#6/20 - BLUE WINDOWS (Santa Fe, N.M.) - New 12"x12" Original Oil, Framed

New! Studio #6/20 - BLUE WINDOWS (Santa Fe, New Mexico) - 12"x12" Original Oil on Canvas Framed - https://www.ebay.com/itm/153811985518

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

HUNTER'S MOON - NEW 40"X30" ORIGINAL OIL

NEW! HUNTER'S MOON (10/12/19-Llano Quemado, New Mexico) - 40"x30" Original Oil on Belgian Linen, Framed in Gold with Linen Liner - available https://www.ebay.com/itm/153805823803

Sunday, January 19, 2020

NEW SMALL PRINTS - AFTERNOON STORM AT RIO LUCIO




NEW! 12 more Images now available as Small Prints at my Online Gallery/Store - take a peek! "AFTERNOON STORM AT RIO LUCIO" - https://www.ebay.com/str/Donna-Clair-Art…

Thursday, January 16, 2020

ARROYO SECO CHRISTMAS MORNING) 8"X10" Original Oil

ARROYO SECO (Christmas Morning) - 8"x10" Original Oil, framed - now available - Preview/Purchase.

FROM MY TAOS STUDIO - ARROYO SECO AUTUMN - 8"x10"

ARROYO SECO AUTUMN - 8"x10" Original Oil, framed - now available - Preview/Purchase.