A Day in Vermont

Auction Archive

Warren Vermont

March 12, 2018

Auction Closed. Sold via Buy Now $800. Next auction Monday, March 26. Art is risky…


Morning Glory

March 5, 2018

March came in like a lion, with another roar on the way. For this artist,…


Winter River

February 26, 2018

Wet Paint! Back in school, I was a “just in time” kind of guy. My…


Weston Mill

February 19, 2018

The Weston Mill and Playhouse snuggle along the banks of the West River. It’s a…


Old Round Church

February 12, 2018

The Old Round Church in Richmond was built in 1812-13. It’s been serving as the…


Winter Sunset

February 5, 2018

They call the stunning moments at days end “Golden Hour.” Nature sure can put on…


Rochester Vermont

January 29, 2018

Auction Closed. Sold via Buy Now $800. Next Auction Monday, Feb 5. I spotted this…


Bolton Valley

January 22, 2018

This was my first visit to Bolton Valley Ski Area. Although I don’t ski, I…


Evening Grace

January 15, 2018

I often take the long way home. The best subjects are usually found there. A recent…


Bridport Vermont

January 8, 2018

Auction Closed. sold via Buy Now $800 Some inspiration comes from a fleeting glance. Occasionally,…


West Mountain Inn

January 1, 2018

A recent winter wander found me exploring “way down south”. That means anything below Manchester…


End of the Line

December 18, 2017

Like many an old Vermonter, the old caboose is chock full of character and charm….


Season’s Greeting

December 11, 2017

This adorable little barn is just over the hill in Pawlet. Many of us saw…


Kent Pond

December 4, 2017

Here on “A Day in Vermont” I try to stay in tune with the current…


Sun Dog Lane

November 20, 2017

Our warm October resulted in a productive month of painting. I started this one close…


Mountain Top Fall

November 13, 2017

Auction Closed. Sold via Buy Now $800. Next Auction Monday, Nov 20.  Mountain Top Inn…


Cornwall Barn

November 6, 2017

This beautiful old barn is in Cornwall, where we filmed a recent painting excursion for…


Bennington Skyline

October 30, 2017

Auction Closed. Sold via Buy Now $800. Next auction Monday November 6.  I followed the…


Tinmouth Pond

October 23, 2017

Auction Closed. Sold via Buy Now $800. Next Auction Monday, Oct 30. We were hoping…


Inn at Weathersfield

October 16, 2017

The Inn at Weathersfield is a beautiful farm-to-table inn and restaurant. I suppose one of my…


Lake Bomoseen

October 9, 2017

I’ve painted Lake Bomoseen a few times. Yet I never titled one that way, until…


Little Lake

October 2, 2017

Auction Closed. Sold via Buy Now $800. Next Auction Monday October 9. I was quietly…


Autumn Arrival

September 25, 2017

It’s a race to catch the light and color now. We found magic in Shrewsbury…


Kingsley Grist Mill

September 18, 2017

The Kingsley Grist Mill in Clarendon is a hidden jewel. This place is really one of…


Cavendish Vermont

September 11, 2017

Auction Closed. Sold via Buy Now $800. Next Auction Monday Sept 18.  Change is good….


Training Day

September 4, 2017

September in Vermont is Fair time. The Horse Pull competition is always an exciting event….


Burlington Waterfront

August 28, 2017

Auction Closed. Sold via Buy Now $800. Next Auction Monday Sept 4.  For an inexperienced…


Reach for the Sky

August 21, 2017

Here today, gone tomorrow. For this artist at least, there’s always a sense of urgency….


Finnel Hollow Farm

August 14, 2017

Auction Closed. Sold via Buy Now $800. Next Auction Monday August 21.  The Finnel Hollow…


Echo Lake Morning

August 7, 2017

Auction Closed. Sold via Buy Now $800. Next Auction Monday August 14.  My friend Bob…


Feast and Field

July 31, 2017

A while back someone suggested I check out the Feast and Field Farmers Market in…


Buttermilk Falls

July 24, 2017

Auction Closed. Sold via Buy Now $800. Next Auction Monday July 31.  Buttermilk Falls off…


Hubbardton Battlefield

July 17, 2017

Auction Closed. Sold via Buy Now $800. Next Auction Monday, July 24.  I attended the…


Norwich University

July 10, 2017

Norwich University Campus in Northfield Vermont. A popular question: How long did it take you…


Liberty Hill Farm

June 26, 2017

Auction Closed. Sold via Buy Now $800. Next Action Monday July 10. Liberty Hill Farm…


Leap of Faith

June 19, 2017

“Dog days of Summer” could have worked, too. This was fun to paint. Everyone was…


Comtu Falls

June 12, 2017

The mighty Black River cascades into downtown Springfield. Aptly named by local Indians, Comtu means…


Quiet Afternoon

June 5, 2017

Some days are better than others. Among my favorites are the quiet summer afternoons where…


Orchard Oriole

May 22, 2017

Auction Closed. Sold via Buy Now $800. The apple tree outside my studio door has…


Vermont Capitol

May 15, 2017

Auction Closed. Sold via Buy Now $800. Next Auction Monday, May 22.  Don’t know much…


Lincoln Brook Falls

May 8, 2017

Auction Closed. Sold via Buy Now $800. Next auction Monday, May 15.  “Lincoln Brook flows…


Grafton Vermont

May 1, 2017

Auction Closed. Sold Via Buy Now $800 I was going to take an extra week…


Pair of Kings

April 24, 2017

Auction Closed. Sold via Buy Now $800. Next Auction Monday May 1. The hills are…


Clarendon Vermont

April 17, 2017

Spring is eager to emerge. Most of the time the best subjects appear out of…


A Fond Farewell

April 10, 2017

Maybe the snow has hung around a little longer than some of us would like,…


Sugar Snow

April 3, 2017

We call the late season precipitation here in Vermont “sugar snow”. Served up with a…


Wilmington Vermont

March 27, 2017

There are so many reasons to paint. A deadline is a strong motivator. Experimenting with…


Storm Trooper

March 20, 2017

The old tractor managed to stay just above the snow line last week. The warm…


Williamsville Bridge

March 13, 2017

Williamsville Bridge in Newfane, Vermont. With a Nor’easter on the way it looks like I’ll…


Steam Mill Road

March 6, 2017

Steam Mill Road heads into the mountains near Bread Loaf in Ripton, Vermont. Pablo Picasso…


Middlebury Snow Bowl

February 27, 2017

I take a lot of risks in art. A visit to the Middlebury College Snow…


St. Johnsbury

February 20, 2017

Well we finally made it to Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom. Named “Best Small Town” in National…


Bridgewater Vermont

February 13, 2017

We have some snow now. I like to keep an eye on the weather, and…


Killington Church

February 6, 2017

Auction Closed. Sold via Buy Now $800. Next Auction: Monday Feb 13.  The little white…


Saint Michael’s College

January 30, 2017

I found some wonderful painting options at Saint Michael’s College. But an artist has to…


Winooski Vermont

January 23, 2017

Walking across the vibrating bridge, I could feel the heartthrob of the city. As well…


Dummerston Bridge

January 16, 2017

There’s a lot to be said for “Less is More”. It’s liberating to work within…


Gulf Road Farm

January 9, 2017

Have you ever wondered how an artist chooses a motif? It’s a pretty simple equation…


Brattleboro Rush Hour

January 2, 2017

Auction Closed. Sold via Buy Now $800. Next Auction Monday, Jan 9. Something told me…


Misty Meadow Farm

December 26, 2016

The old red tractor rests peacefully alongside the barn at Misty Meadow Farm in Pawlet….


Home for the Holidays

December 19, 2016

Auction Closed. Sold via Buy Now $800.  Next Auction Monday Dec 26.  A fresh blanket…


Haystack Mountain

December 12, 2016

Auction Closed. Painting sold via Buy Now $800.  Next auction: Monday Dec 19. Who says…


December Dance

December 5, 2016

The snow gradually arrives in fits and starts. Here in Vermont, December is often a…


The Old Stomping Ground

November 21, 2016

These happy girls have the run of the place at Wayward Goose Farm. You might say…


Essex Junction Vermont

November 14, 2016

About 50 Essex Art League artists helped me out on this one. The collective energy of…


Autumn Encore

October 31, 2016

I think October deserves a final encore before she exits the stage into November. And…


Fern Lake

October 24, 2016

I was asked recently: “Won’t you eventually run out of subjects to paint in Vermont?”…


Big Branch Overlook

October 17, 2016

I discovered the Robert T. Stafford White Rocks National Recreation Area last week. Brooklyn Road in Mount…


Windsor Vermont

October 10, 2016

If only I could stop time… just for a little while. The glorious colors of…


Fall on White River

October 3, 2016

Driving along Rt 100 in Hancock last week I noticed this scene out of the…


Waite Hill Farm

September 26, 2016

Art is one conspiracy theory that I like to believe. While artwork is often created…


Sissy’s Garden

September 19, 2016

Most of us can recognize Nature’s beauty at a glance. Painting in Sissy’s (Kitchen) garden…


Out to Pasture

September 5, 2016

If all God’s creatures have the capacity to experience joy, I think it’s the cow’s…


Crescent Bay Farm

August 29, 2016

Diversity is a way of life in Vermont. And life is good at Crescent Bay…


Summertime Friends

August 22, 2016

Summer has a way of helping us meet new friends. Maybe because we’re rollicking outside…


Life is a Carnival

August 15, 2016

As the hot August sun sets around Vermont, carnival and fair lights come up to…


The Old Grey Barn

August 8, 2016

The American Tree Farm System, celebrating its 75th Anniversary this year, is the Nation’s oldest certifier…


Daylily and Flax

August 1, 2016

I had a yellow-orange color craving last week and found it in the flower bed….


One More Cast

July 25, 2016

Evening falls on Lake Champlain against the backdrop of Mount Mansfield and Camel’s Hump. A…


Green Mountain Boys

July 18, 2016

Auction Closed: Sold via Buy Now $800 Next Auction Monday 7/25/16 The Green Mountain Boys…


The Causeway

July 11, 2016

An artist is a treasure hunter of sorts, always hungry for the next adventure. Sometimes,…


Purple Iris

July 4, 2016

A few friends joined me last week to paint in the backyard. Like most artists,…


Jetty Master

June 27, 2016

Fishing is an enjoyable pastime for some. Then there’s the professional. Patient, focused, dedicated and…


West Rutland Marsh

June 20, 2016

The West Rutland Marsh Boardwalk is one of my favorite hidden jewels. I often stop…


June Peonies

June 13, 2016

My wife never stood a chance. Our friend Mary Fran Lloyd came by last week with…


Evening Meadow

June 6, 2016

The last light of day dances across the sky before taking a final bow and…


Bellows Falls Vermont

May 30, 2016

Every year I paint at least one flowering fruit tree. This one happens to grow…


Tulip Society

May 23, 2016

Come spring, tulips are among the first flowers to arrive. Tough act to follow. They…


Arlington Green Bridge

May 16, 2016

If you play the game of art long enough, you’re gonna get dirty. To get…


Three of a Kind

May 2, 2016

Although I’ve never been there, I was feeling o’ bit of “Scottish Highlands” influence on…


Springfield Vermont

April 25, 2016

Downtown Springfield bustled along, indifferent to my presence. Painting there last week was like seeing her…


Consider Bardwell Farm

April 18, 2016

The Consider Bardwell Farm in West Pawlet produces amazing award-winning cheese. Sitting by the beautiful…


East Poultney Church

April 11, 2016

If walls could talk, community churches throughout Vermont would sure have a lot to say….


Woodstock Reflections

April 4, 2016

The rain-soaked streets of Woodstock Vermont reflect the light of a gray April day. I…


Black Cap Caucus

March 28, 2016

One of my favorite things about spring is watching and listening to all the birds….


Fair Haven Skyline

March 21, 2016

We’ve made it through winter to the first official days of Spring. The longer days…


March Madness

March 14, 2016

Fre·net·ic: Fast and energetic in a rather wild and uncontrolled way. That seems to be…



March 7, 2016

Ice-Out: The disappearance of ice from the surface of a body of water (as a lake)…


High Country Snows

February 29, 2016

The snow has been a little hard to come by this winter. I’ve had to…


Big Air

February 22, 2016

You’d think after 30 years of using a camera that I would have evolved beyond…