“Dog Eye” Oil, acrylic, and house paint. Oh, my. 3’x2′

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“Critterpated” 18″x24″ for my nieces. How many creatures can you find?

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For below, the original photograph was taken at a dear old man’s cabin up in Ely, MN. His name is Mikey and he’s a pretty incredible guy. He surrounds himself with wildlife, including deer and ducks and chipmunks. We found a whole mess of spiders outside the house (whew) and a few of them inspired paintings.
“Staring in the Window” oil on hand-stretched canvas, 3’x2′

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Another Mikey spidey:
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Still Life in Red, oil on canvas, 24″x18″
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“O’Brien’s Drowning the Houseplants Again” oil on canvas, 12″x24″
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“Objectifischmation” 5’x4′
Painted in a fury after discovering women weren’t really allowed to paint women until the 1900s.objectifischmation

 

“Water is Life” 2’x3′
The painting that inspired the back piece.egg_is_life

 

“Three Mouths”
More like a body wreck than a shipwreck. Most people notice the first two mouths.
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18″x24″ inspired by Freddie I want to ride my bicycle…
and my bestie Brittanybrittany_freddie