Thursday, February 23, 2017

Chicago Theater Original Oil Painting Contemporary Impressionism


"A Story"
oil on panel
6x6"

Well, I started out ready to paint the sign on the front of this iconic landmark but when I saw this side of the theater I couldn't resist. 

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Chicago Lights Contemporary Impressionism Modern Cityscape Heidi Malott


"Bits of Chicago"
oil on panel
6x6 "

Simplifying the not so simple.  Sometimes you have to squint your eyes and record the bits and pieces or essence of the moment.






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Sunday, February 19, 2017

Winter Sunset Original Oil Painting Landscape Impressionism Heidi Malott


"Embers"
oil on panel
6x6"


The setting sun cast a glow like smoldering embers from a bonfire.  So quiet so beautiful.  February.






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Thursday, February 16, 2017

Contemporary Abstract Sky Winter Landscape Original Oil Painting


"Edge"
oil on panel
6x6"

Strong edges, bold color defined the sunset tonight.  It was a joy to paint parts of it.  So fun!  The shapes and lines reminded me of the hundreds of 2D comps projects from my college days.






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Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Snowy Sunset Winter Landscape Contemporary Impressionism 8x8"


Where the Light Falls
oil on canvas board
8x8"

Please pardon this awful picture of my painting.  I ran out of daylight and the paint is wet.  I haven't painted on canvas for such a long time.  Really enjoyed it, so different from a smooth panel.







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Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Winter Landscape Sunset Contemporary Impressionionism


"Winter Dream"
oil on panel
6x6"


Simplifying the scene in an attempt to capture the effects of the sunset on the clouds and snow.






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Monday, February 13, 2017

Contemporary Art Impressionism Winter Sunset February Sky Oil Painting Heidi Malott


"February Sky"
oil on panel
6x6"

There was so much inspiration on my drive home the other day.  I could probably paint for a year on that one sunset and still not do it justice.  God is Good! 






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Sunday, February 12, 2017

Hereford Cow Lick Original Oil Painting Heidi Malott


"Cow Lick"
oil on panel
6x6"

Some of  you may remember this sweetie from last year.   I am reposting this because she is still available and I would love find her a new home.  
Have great week y'all






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Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Summer Landscape Original Oil Painting Impressionism


Open View
oil on panel 
6x6"

Wide open spaces in the Midwestern countryside.  You can watch the weather change for miles.  This day back in July the skies were breezy and the land serene.







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Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Monday, February 06, 2017

Hawaii Beach and Surf Inspiration Original Oil Painting


"Hawaiian Beaches"
8x8"
oil on panel 
previous post 

A little bigger than my usual 6x6" oil paintings.  







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Sunday, February 05, 2017

Contemporary Impressionism Original Oil Painting Landscape


Shine
oil on panel
6x6"
2015

Seems like yesterday I painted this.  I have a couple new paintings that were meant for this post but my pictures didn't turn out.  I will post them on Monday.  For now here is a landscape I did from last November. 






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Saturday, February 04, 2017

Friday, February 03, 2017

The Cows are Pretty in Pink Rural Landscape Oil Painting


"Pretty in Pink"
oil on panel 
6x6"

So nice to paint with a colorful palette.  The gray Winter months get long but the sunsets have not disappointed. 

Not sure if I am done with this one yet.  Sometimes you just have to walk away and go back later and look at it with fresh eyes.






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Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Contemporary Impressionism Rural Landscape Oil Painting


"Blackbirds"
oil on panel
6x6"

We saw these birds on our way to a meeting at our son's school.  They were all flying together and morphing from one shape to another.  First we saw a fish and then a dolphin it was so cool, especially with the beautiful sky behind them.





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Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Snowy Landscape Winter Fields Original Daily Oil Painting


"Quiet Cold"
oil on panel
6x6"

The sky was heavy with thick clouds but the dampness made it feel much colder than it was.  Just a bit of the sunset slid through the thickness before slipping beyond the horizon.
Winter.


Just 3 colors were used to make this and of course their variations.






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Monday, January 30, 2017

Beach Painting Children Enjoying the Waves Contemporary Impressionism


"Delight"
oil on panel
6x6"
(2011)

"Cotton candy clouds and children playing in the surf.  I painted this right on the beach and of course enjoyed every minute.





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Sunday, January 29, 2017

Friday, January 27, 2017

Beach Holiday Boy Chasing Seagulls Original Oil Painting


"Boy Chasing Seagulls"
oil on panel 
6x6"
2011

Enjoying time on the beach.  I am happy with the simplicity and flow of the brushstrokes.   






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Thursday, January 26, 2017

Landscape Oil Painting Impressionism Heidi Malott


"Looking Ahead"
oil on panel
6x6"

An exercise in focusing on painting what I see.  Not relying on brain memory but really observing.  All while keeping it simple. 






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Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Contemporary Impressionism Dreamy Skies Original Oil Painting


"Dreamy"
oil on panel 
6x6"

Enjoying the lovely skies this Winter.   There were so many layers of color in the atmosphere.  I tried to keep it simple and not overworked. 






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Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Plein Air Beach Getaway Original Oil Painting Heidi Malott


"Fresh Day"
oil on panel
6x6"
2011

From a lovely getaway a few years back.  I painted this from the balcony.  What a great time!




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Sunday, January 22, 2017

Landscape Original Oil Painting Impressionism


"Blustery Skies"
oil on panel
6x6"
2011

Revisiting some favorites that have been packed away.  

Getting into a routine after the new year has been quite the challenge.   I will get back into the swing of things eventually. 






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Saturday, January 21, 2017

Friday, January 20, 2017

Impressionist Landscape Oil Painting Midwest Artist Heidi Malott


"Quiet"
oil on panel
6x6"


Working with thin washes then laying in thick paint for the sky.  Trying to keep it simple yet capturing the essence of the setting sun.





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Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Contemporary Impressionism Transportation Sunrise Original Oil Painting


"Good Morning Commute"
2017 oil on panel
6x6"

The morning drive was breathtaking.  I couldn't wait to paint that sky.






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Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Aloha Hawaii Sunset Original Oil Painting Heidi Malott



Aloha
2011
oil on panel
6x6"

Needed a slice of paradise today, even though we are having spring like rainy days this week.






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Monday, January 16, 2017

Beach Life Original Oil Painting Impressionism


Sunset Stroll
original post 2011
oil on panel 
6x6"

Thinking of warmer places.  This is one of my favorite places to paint.   I could seriously consider being a beach bum with an easel.  Maybe my retirement plan?




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