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Large Fall Theme Painting

Large painting (48×60) I did for some nice people at the Governor’s Club. I was able to work on it some in the their living room. Beautiful house and interior. Thanks for the good lunch Pam!

Some stuff I have been working on lately.

Watercolor of an Edwardian style woman picking flowers in a white dress. Click To Purchase A mountain in Gouache 3 x 8 November sunset in Nolensville Tennessee with the Methodist church (Gouache 10 x 5.5) Click to purchase Cold and grey November day. (Gouache 11 X 15) Click To Purchase A November sky and approaching… read more

Cold November Day (Gouache 11×15)

Testing this new Foliotwist update. This is a scene up the street from me last week. It was flurrying a little that day. (Gouache 11×15)

More Primm Property Sketches in Brentwood

 A couple more Primm Property Sketches in Brentwood Tennessee. (On Moore’s Lane) Also some other things I have been working on. A church near Jamestown Tennessee, Cumberland Gap sketch etc. Primm Property Sketches in Brentwood Tennessee. (On Moore’s Lane)   Cove Baptist Church near Jamestown TN  Cumberland Gap   Field in Powell Valley near Cumberland Gap TN.… read more

Lincoln County and Petersburg Tennessee

A photo safari through Petersburg and Lincoln County Tennessee. November 2017   Gill Cemetery in Lincoln County     Winston W. Gill had a long life!      Bustling downtown Petersburg on a Friday afternoon. That’s my truck!     Inside the old Royal Theatre. Shows over I think.      Royal Theatre and Dr.… read more

Stuff on the Drawing Table(s)

 Here are some various drawing projects that have been on my drawing tables lately. Also some sketchbook stuff. I just got a new table at a Jerry’s Artarama clearance sale for cheap. They are moving to a new location in East Nashville soon. It will be a good move for them as it is a… read more

Primm Barn in Brentwood Tennessee sketches.

 Yesterday’s field sketches of Primm barn on Moores Lane in Brentwood. Took plenty of reference shots too for later works. Also of the house from the road with the zoom lens. Looks haunted. I need to do some perspective studies on the drafting table of the dormer. All those vanishing points on those things can… read more

Rainy April “Watercolors and Gouache”

A very rainy and cloudy April in Middle Tennessee this year. My last day of April sketch. I like to do a quick pencil for memory assistance in my truck if I see something I like and then paint later at home. (gouache on 8×11 sheet) The first day of May is nice and sunny… read more

Some Dog and Cat Portraits

A few dog and cat portraits I have painted lately. All 8×10 in Acrylic and Gouache.     Lil’ Frisky     Whitey     Luke     Luna     Ranger  Message me and I can get your best friend portrait painted. Visit this link http://www.chrisousleystudio.com/pet-portraits.html for more examples and prices.   Adios 

Nocturne and Cloudy Day Paintings

 I always have fun painting these nocturne and cloudy day paintings. Also viewing other artist’s paintings and drawing of the same.      Super Moon Phase Click to Purchase    Grey January Sky Click To Purchase    Approaching Winter Storm  Last Super Moon of 2017    Searchlights Buy Me  

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