Tag Archives: A painting a day

August 9, 2010, Old Camera Is Old

Here is the painting created today.  I set one of the old cameras from my collection on the blue work shirt I wore in the garden this morning.  Looking at the lens and viewfinders, it reminds me of the internet … Continue reading

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August 8, 2010, Old Spice – Paprika

This is the painting created today.  In the 1970’s I started collecting old spice cans, flavoring bottles, kitchen tools, and other old printed containers  as well as old cameras.  My house and studio have shelves of these old mementos.  The … Continue reading

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August 7, 2010, Dapper Boater Hats

This is the painting done today.  It is 3 inches by 2.5 inches, oil on canvas mounted on wood.  I love the style of these boater hats.  It is interesting that fedoras have come back into style in the 21st … Continue reading

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August 6, 2010, Sisters

SOLD Here is the painting done on Friday, August 6.  This was a special commission for a gift between sisters.  The size is 4 inches by 6 inches.  It is oil on canvas panel. I updated the photo of this … Continue reading

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August 5, 2010, Great Northern Railway Logo

This is the painting created today.  Yesterday’s painting of the depot reminded me of the old logo of the Great Northern Railway, and how appealing “Rocky” the goat was.  I looked through a box of old buttons and found this … Continue reading

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August 4, 2010, The Old Depot

Here is the painting created today.  There are many old railway depots in Montana, some creatively restored and in use, but sadly some are abandoned to deteriorate.  I love these old structures, with their tall windows, wooden platforms, and often … Continue reading

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August 3, 2010, Storm Over Wheat Fields

Here is the painting created today.  My inspiration was the summer storms we have with rainbows and double rainbows trailing behind the rain.  I live in a valley of rich soil and farm fields, with high mountain peaks on the … Continue reading

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August 2, 2010, Uncle Jim Flynn

Here is the painting created today.  My inspiration was one of my father’s older brothers – James Flynn.  There is a heritage of working class Irish Americans from my family that populate the world of my art.  They are gone … Continue reading

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Welcome to my portfolio of paintings in a day.

This blog will focus on small oil paintings created in a day.  I’m happy to welcome you to experience my world of art.  Visit aliceflynn.com to view more paintings and illustrations.

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