Horse Art & Brookings Arts Council

horse art, equine paintings, by rasche

I just took this horse painting down to Brookings Arts Council. It’s all framed up and lovely. Trio I am excited to deliver because I feel like the brush quality and level of abstraction is exactly where I want to be as an artist. This painting will be available for purchase through BAC during the … Read more

Tiny Treasures

Small & Tiny Representational Paintings. Oil paintings from 5? square (tangerines and violets) to 6×8? (landscapes on left). These are on flat panel and ready to frame (except the yellow roses which is on deep wrapped canvas and ready to hang unframed). Email me to inquire about any of them. (Note: The pink rose, bottom … Read more

Yellow Light, and Minneapolis Art Gallery wall space

Yellow Light is a very pretty little painting that has been brightening my studio. I’ve been thinking of making large giclee prints of it. I just feel like that would be a happy thing. If that sounds great, let me know. Anyone who expresses interest early will get a nice little gift in the mail … Read more

Sailing Away, available – and Free Shipping week!

Sailing Away, 11×14″, $300, ready to frame, available. This painting  was a sketch idea for a larger painting, but I think it came out well and holds it’s own as a painting. Free shipping all week! To take advantage of that, just email me with which painting you are interested in, and I’ll send you … Read more

A Well Pressed Shirt, portrait of working man

I am feeling very inspired to paint more of this sort of portrait – of people doing their thing. If you’re a local business owner, and it would be OK for me to come out and take pictures (or paint on site) of you or your staff cooking, tending the till, feeding cows, constructing a … Read more

#10: Yin and Yang, blue abstract art

#10, Yin and Yang, 16×12″, acrylic on canvas, available. This is my last of the 10 abstract acrylic explorations at this price. You can see the whole series here. I’m going to get back to posting representational work in this newsletter. I’ll have a separate space for writing about and showing abstract works. If you’re … Read more

NASA inspired paintings, and blogging about it.

#8, Edge, 12×16″, acrylic on canvas. Available here: http://jessiesfineart.com/gallery/edge-12×16-abstract-art/ After these last 2 “acrylic explorations”, I’m going to go back to using this blog just for my representational paintings – hopefully lots of new mom or dad and baby portraits! And South Dakota and Minnesota landscapes. I’m launching a separate website for my “Geographical Abstract” paintings, … Read more

Searching, acrylic exploration #7

Searching, 12×16″, acrylic. Available here: http://jessiesfineart.com/gallery/searching-12×16-abstract-art-2/ Oh my gosh, I love this one. I’d love to know what you think. I am just so excited about the colors and textures and the movement… If you missed one of the newsletters and want to see the available abstracts, they are here: http://jessiesfineart.com/product-category/abstract-art-2/acrylic-painting-small/

Sea, acrylic exploration #6

Sea, acrylic on canvas, 12×16″, available at my Web Abstract Art Gallery.  Here it is again, with my studio chair.  This painting is all about visual texture, and the colors of the sea. It’s one of my favorites so far. Hope you like it.   If you missed a newsletter, you can see the whole series here: … Read more

Spray, acrylic exploration #5

Spray, acrylic on canvas, 12×16″, Available at my Web Abstract Art Gallery. Here it is again, without direct lighting.  This painting was all thick acrylic paint, brushes and pallet knife. I was thinking about flowers opening, and landscapes with steep cliffs, but this one is all about colors and shapes. This painting has edges that … Read more

Swimming, Acrylic Exploration #4

Swimming, acrylic on canvas, 12×16″, $100 (plus shipping), available. First person to email, text or call can purchase this painting using PayPal or check. I love the pink coming through the cooler colors. I’ve been trying to replicate that effect on other paintings, but haven’t gotten to happen again yet… This painting was painted on … Read more

Mountain, Acrylic Exploration #3

Mountain, sold. Here it is with tomorrow’s exploration. Both these paintings have edges that are kind of raw. If you look closely you can see they’re white with a lot of drips across them. Mountain is fully cured, so I tested out an acrylic brush-on varnish on it. It’s nice, and I like that it’s … Read more

Earth, acrylic exploration #2

Earth 1, acrylic on canvas, 12×16″, $100 (plus shipping), available. First person to email, text or call gets this painting. If you missed the last post, there will be 10 “exploration” paintings at this price, and then I’ll reassess. In January when I embarked on this acrylic adventure I pulled up NASA photos of Earth … Read more

Floating, acrylic exploration #1

Floating, 12×16″, acrylic, SOLD. I think this is one of my best acrylic paintings so far. The next 10 of these acrylic explorations that I post will be available for $100 each (+ actual shipping), and I’ll make them available in my newsletter a day before anywhere else, to give newsletter subscribers first chance to take … Read more

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