Top Lit Sunflower


I tried something a little different with the lighting on this painting.  I used an artificial light, clamped up high.  I positioned it to shine down on this sunflower from above.  I actually painted it while sitting.  I think it gave an interesting point of view to this painting.

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Sunflowers and the Studio Window


 Please click here to bid on this painting. Today’s post continues my series of still life paintings featuring sunflowers.  This view takes a look out my new studio window, out onto the busy street.  It was really great using the street, the new fallen snow, and the used car dealership as a back drop.

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Artistic Bargins on eBay


I think anytime you move, you find things that youmay  have forgotten about.  In moving my studio, I found several color studies, figure studies, and small paintings that I had forgotten about.  To kick off life in my new space, I’ve decided to have a sale.  I’m offering these paintings at my eBay store for some …
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Silver Jar on Striped Cloth


    This painting has been sold.       Today’s post is the first painting done in my new studio!  I knew it was going to be good, but I must say that lighting in my studio is fantastic!It feels like it has been a year since I last had an opportunity to paint.  …
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Trail Light


Trail Light, ACEO 2.5×3.5 The above image is only my second ACEO, and already I think I’m going to love this new tiny size!  There really is something quite fun about working on something that could fit right in the palm of your hand.  I think the only problem that I’m going to run into, …
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Blue Sky Cliff


This is an original oil painting on a homemade panel.  It’s an ACEO, art card edition or original. Cliff measures 2.5×3.5″ and it could be yours!  Please visit my eBay store and give it a bid.

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New eBay store!


The time has come…I’ve decide to move through some of my older work. I’ve opened a new ebay store! It can be viewed at Jeffrey Smith Art on eBay. I’ll be posting to the eBay store often, so be sure and check back frequently. New, old…there are bound to bargains!

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