Orcas Island Sheep / 8×12 in / oil on wood / available in my gallery of available paintings / inquire / Love It guarantee Here’s another painting that I just love, but it took me months to get a decent photo of. I finally have my setup so that I can get a good photo … Read more Orcas Island Sheep – landscape painting by Jessie Rasche
“Orcas Island II” by Jessie Rasche Approx. 12 in x 18 in / oil on wood / available in my gallery of available paintings / inquire / Love It guarantee I love this painting, but the original photo I took of it was terrible. I think this shows it a little more accurately. It’s pretty … Read more Orcas Island in Purple – landscape painting by Jessie Rasche
“Orcas Island V” – 24″ x 28″ – oil painting on canvas – Email to purchase or inquire I’m really happy with that second island – the one on the left – with the little lights reflecting in the water and the colors back there. I really got a lot of paintings – landscapes, seascapes … Read more Orcas Island V
“Orcas Island IV” – 24 in x 36 in – $1225 – Email to purchase or inquire I’ve been working on some larger oil paintings the last couple weeks. This is the last one to start and the first one to finish. It’s based on Orcas Island II, but I wanted to explore the pink … Read more Orcas Island IV
Orcas Island VI / 6×8 in / unframed oil on wood. I started this one en plein air, on a really windy day, and finished it indoors. I was sitting on a rocky beach on the roots of a big bleached tree which was protecting me from the wind. In the painting is a beach … Read more Orcas Island 6
“Orcas Island V” 6 in x 8 in, oil on wood Jessie Rasche On our last day of vacation we went to the big park on Orcas. You can drive up to the top of the hill/mountain, walk a little ways up a steep incline to a tower on the edge of a cliff, way … Read more Orcas Island V
“Orcas Island IV” Approx. 8 in x 10 in, oil on canvas on board Jessie Rasche Here’s a closer look at those sheep. I wanted to get the shape and feeling of them. There are a couple weeks left of the contest. To enter, comment on this or another painting (by clicking the word “Comment” … Read more Orcas Island IV, landscape painting (Orcas Island SERIES) (#3321)
Orcas Island Sheep / 8×12 in / oil on wood / $600 (includes fancy frame shown below and shipping) purchase I’m thrilled with this one. I wanted to convey the lushness of the pasture and the enormity and density of the trees behind. There are several sheep, both adults and babies, basking in the … Read more Orcas Island Sheep
“Orcas Island II” / Approx. 12 in x 18 in / oil on wood / $600 includes beautiful frame and shipping Jessie Rasche I painted this in the studio yesterday. It was based on some photos I took from the beach on Orcas Island, looking across the water at another island and some mountains. It … Read more Orcas Island II
“Orcas Island” / 6 in x 8 in, oil on wood / $180 We stayed in a bungalow (Buckhorn Farm Bungalow) last week on Orcas Island, in the San Juan Islands. It was really beautiful and relaxing, and I got in a couple of plein air paintings. This is a shed on the farm we … Read more Orcas Island
Happy Thanksgiving! Thank you so much for your support over the last 11 years. Thanks to those of you who have sent me emails or left comments, shared my work with your friends, collected my artwork, taken studio tours, represent me, and who read my newsletter! I appreciate your friendship and patronage. You are keeping me … Read more Thanks Giving!
Complementary framing and shipping sale ends Saturday Free gallery quality frame and free shipping on any painting or study available through my studio. On the easel (or it would be, if it fit.) Detail of value block-in on 2nd painting I’ve gotten started on a big project. Four paintings, each 4 feet tall and 6 feet … Read more 96 square feet of canvas (Sale ends Saturday!)
Spring Art Sale Free shipping and framing on all paintings available through my studio, from April 7 – April 21! This includes large paintings, small paintings, and sketches too. Below are a few available paintings. See all paintings here. Charcoal Here’s a quick charcoal sketch from drawing group this week. We had a great young model. Here … Read more Spring Art Sale! (and charcoal sketch)
Happy Easter! This week I explored some ideas about winter, and what makes it beautiful. I did a few small color studies using different winter colors. Just the skies alone can be a bright deep cobalt blue like you see here, ultramarine, violet, orange, pink, grey or almost white. And that light permeates the whole scene. … Read more Winter paintings
Orcas Island, 12×18″, $550. Just a quick note about available paintings before I head over to the window to paint a winter scene. Just email or call me to purchase or inquire about paintings shown here. Violet, 8×10″, $340. Pears with a View, 11×14″, $400. Sunset over Farm, 11×14″, $400. Email to purchase … Read more Available Paintings
Pink Love / ~10×8 in / oil on canvas / framed / $350 * Purchase * / Love it Guarantee / Talk to Jessie Update: Thanks to a great repeat collector, I’m booked up for the last commission before Christmas. There are still a number of paintings available in my Art Gallery, including the paintings … Read more Commissions – Updated and Thanks!
When I get to 200 Facebook likes (fans) I’ll give away this painting! Orcas Island VI, 6×8 inches, oil on wood, unframed, prize includes a tabletop easel and shipping. Everyone who is a FB fan when I get to 200 will get one entry, and everyone who shares this post will get two entries! Good … Read more Giveaway!
“Coming Home I” 12 in x 18 in, oil on wood On the way home the clouds and wind were amazing. When we stopped at a rest stop and opened up the truck door, it almost flew off. I wanted to capture that rain cloud and the atmospheric effect. This has some of the same … Read more Coming Home, landscape oil painting of Eastern Washington by Jessie Rasche