A Day in Vermont

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Out to Pasture

September 5, 2016

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

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Crescent Bay Farm

August 29, 2016

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

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Summertime Friends

August 22, 2016

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

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Life is a Carnival

August 15, 2016

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

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The Old Grey Barn

August 8, 2016

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

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Daylily and Flax

August 1, 2016

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

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One More Cast

July 25, 2016

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

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Green Mountain Boys

July 18, 2016

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

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The Causeway

July 11, 2016

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

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Purple Iris

July 4, 2016

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

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Jetty Master

June 27, 2016

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

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West Rutland Marsh

June 20, 2016

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

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June Peonies

June 13, 2016

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

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Evening Meadow

June 6, 2016

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

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Bellows Falls Vermont

May 30, 2016

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

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Tulip Society

May 23, 2016

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

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Arlington Green Bridge

May 16, 2016

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

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Three of a Kind

May 2, 2016

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

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Springfield Vermont

April 25, 2016

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

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Consider Bardwell Farm

April 18, 2016

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

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East Poultney Church

April 11, 2016

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

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Woodstock Reflections

April 4, 2016

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

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Black Cap Caucus

March 28, 2016

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

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Fair Haven Skyline

March 21, 2016

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

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March Madness

March 14, 2016

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

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Ice-Out

March 7, 2016

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

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High Country Snows

February 29, 2016

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

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Big Air

February 22, 2016

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

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Waits River Vermont

February 15, 2016

Less is more. At least, when it comes to art. In my experience, a self-imposed…

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Mount Snow

February 8, 2016

The sparkling white trails usher happy skiers and riders down the mountain beneath a clear…

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Home by Dark

February 1, 2016

“How do you choose your subjects?” It’s a fair question for any artist. As for…

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Landgrove Vermont

January 25, 2016

“What we see depends mainly on what we look for.”  It seems to me that…

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Snow Bound

January 18, 2016

I’m happy to see some snow. Here in Vermont most of us can find something…

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Enchanted Forest

January 11, 2016

“If a tree falls in a forest and no one’s there to hear it, does…

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Stone Chapel

January 4, 2016

I wandered up the mountain trail behind the Trapp Family Lodge in Stowe last week….

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Church Street Burlington

December 14, 2015

The iconic Church Street view in Burlington has been captured by many artists before me. But…

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Mineral Springs Park

December 7, 2015

There’s something in the water in Middletown Springs. The Indians and early settlers knew it. Eventually…

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Over the Hill

November 23, 2015

The old Galick Farmstead sits high above the southern tip of Lake Champlain in West…

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November Reflections

November 16, 2015

All is quiet now on Lake Bomoseen. November has a reserved and understated personality all…

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Farewell Party

November 9, 2015

A great gaggle of geese gather along Otter Creek before their southbound journey. Old friendships…

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Merck Forest Fall

November 2, 2015

It’s easy to fall in love with color. Lately I’ve been head over heels. “Merck…

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Barnard Vermont

October 26, 2015

An October afternoon sparkles down on the Barnard General Store and Silver Lake. Creative artists often…

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Autumn Farm

October 19, 2015

Nature has a gentle way of creating rich, beautiful harmonies. She does it in a…

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Pawlet Vermont

October 12, 2015

Pawlet is nestled along the Western edge of Vermont at the confluence of Route 30,…

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Walk Your Horses

October 5, 2015

It stands to reason that I paint Vermont subjects for A Day in Vermont. Well…

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Woodward Reservoir

September 28, 2015

We’ve had quite a stretch of spectacular days lately. Last Thursday I got to watch…

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Here Comes The Sun

September 21, 2015

The lush summer greens gradually yield to yellow and orange. A dazzling display of visual…

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Moss Glen Falls

September 14, 2015

There are two different “Moss Glen Falls” in Vermont. One in Granville and another farther…

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Waitsfield Bridge

September 7, 2015

A Vermont covered bridge is something of a time machine. We enter from the present,…

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Amee Farm

July 27, 2015

Sweet Georgia P’s at Amee Farm in Pittsfield is a work of art. I was…

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Plymouth Notch

July 20, 2015

Calvin Coolidge was born in Plymouth Notch on July 4, 1872. Mr. Coolidge earned a…

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Backyard Botany

July 13, 2015

A hidden sanctuary. Stress dissipates and worries disappear. Bees make their rounds while blossoms bloom….

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Life in the Slow Lane

July 6, 2015

Here in Vermont we like to roll along at our own pace. It’s a rural…

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Shelburne Shoreline

June 29, 2015

The shoreline along Lake Champlain is varied and stunning. This rugged outcropping reaches out into…

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House of Blues

June 15, 2015

I noticed a little head poking out of my neighbors’ birdhouse. It took a few…

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Triple Crown

June 8, 2015

I don’t know much about horse racing, but I know a striking composition when I…

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Free Rangers

June 1, 2015

There’s something about chickens that makes them fun to paint. The stilted, syncopated strutting. Animated…

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Peak at Pico

May 25, 2015

From our vantage point at Leffert’s Pond last week we could see Pico Peak rising…

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Spring Symphony

May 18, 2015

A chromatic scale of spring color crescendos down Main St. Poultney. Nature’s choir sings in…

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Perennial Favorite

May 11, 2015

The eager Daffodils are always among the first to bloom. They were very patient this…

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Casting Call

May 4, 2015

The nice weather last week had me out exploring new territory. This beautiful body of…

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Spring Stream

April 27, 2015

Can you hear it? The siren song of the Spring Stream is enchanting music for…

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Burlington Vermont

April 20, 2015

Down on Main Street. Looking straight down Main to Lake Champlain and across to the…

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Rise and Shine

April 13, 2015

Middletown Springs awakens under a cool Spring sky. From Spruce Knob we can see the…

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Shrewsbury Meeting House

April 6, 2015

Community Pancake Breakfast. Those magic words got me back up to Shrewsbury last Saturday. Held…

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Vanishing Act

March 30, 2015

Now you see them, now you don’t. Deer melt away into the enchanted forest like…

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Chiselville Bridge

March 23, 2015

The Chiselville Bridge spans the Roaring Branch Brook. It’s also known as the “East Arlington…

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University of Vermont

March 16, 2015

The UVM campus is absolutely gorgeous. Stunning architecture, long distance views, and the vibrant energies…

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Jersey Girls

March 9, 2015

Got Milk? We get ours from the gorgeous gals just down the road at the…

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All Downhill From Here

March 2, 2015

Welcome to March in Vermont. So far it’s not much different than February but we…

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Spartan Arena

February 23, 2015

Auguste Renoir said… “One must from time to time attempt things that are beyond one’s…

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Killington

February 16, 2015

Heading up the Killington Access Road I was struck (again) by the breathtaking beauty of…

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Northfield Bridge

February 9, 2015

This covered bridge in Northfield is one of five in the Village. We took a…

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Shrewsbury Cooperative

February 2, 2015

You won’t see a pot belly stove roaring at the corner Quick Stop. But you…

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Peru Vermont

January 26, 2015

Apparently to attract land buyers in 1803, the town of Peru was described as “36…

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Taylor Farm

January 19, 2015

Saturday was another great Day in Vermont. The Taylor Farm in Londonderry bustles with activity….

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Tinmouth Twilight

January 12, 2015

twi-light noun the soft glowing light from the sky when the sun is below the…

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Winter Daybreak

January 5, 2015

A new day dawns, the start of a new year. Dreams are dreamed, plans are…

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Sound Wisdom

December 29, 2014

Painting this Barred Owl got me thinking about wisdom. What is it… and do I…

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Silver and Gold

December 22, 2014

Gently falling snow often reminds me of the Burl Ives holiday classic “Silver and Gold.”…

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Dorset Inn

December 15, 2014

The Dorset Inn has been welcoming travelers since 1796. And travel was tough going through…

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Stone Meadow

December 8, 2014

This pastoral stone farm sits along Route 103 just north of Chester. It’s just one…

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Apple of my eye

December 1, 2014

The big apple tree outside my studio door is a constant source of inspiration. This…

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First Snow Sunrise

November 24, 2014

A scattered inch of fresh snow greeted us at dawn. Needing a subject for my…

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White River Junction

November 17, 2014

This was painted yesterday from a photo I shot in September. Junction. Confluence. Synthesis. Integration….

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Paper Birch

November 10, 2014

Sometimes doing nothing is the best course of action. That’s my preferred approach when it…

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November Sky

November 3, 2014

A flock of Canadian Geese cuts through the cold November Sky. To the chilly waters…

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Family Plot

October 27, 2014

Do you believe in ghosts? The old Vermont graveyards are full of headstones dating back…

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Fall Farmscape

October 20, 2014

Inspiration can come from anywhere. Vermont in the Fall… Everywhere. I passed by this old…

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Middlebury Falls

October 13, 2014

How could you not love Middlebury? It has the best of everything… good people, vibrant…

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Peak Season

October 6, 2014

What a view! Across to Pico Peak and down to Kent Pond. Up this high…

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Taftsville Bridge

September 29, 2014

When you travel Route 4 between Woodstock and Quechee you pass through Taftsville and by…

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Silver Lake

September 22, 2014

Silver Lake sits high above Lake Dunmore in the Moosalamoo National Recreation Area. This was…

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Texas Falls

September 15, 2014

Texas Falls in Hancock is a magnificent example of natural beauty. Any artist can be…

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Hancock Vermont

September 8, 2014

Hancock lies in a sweet spot along Route 100 and the picturesque White River. The…

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Crowley Cheese

September 1, 2014

It seems like only yesterday when mom would load us in the car for a…

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Old Gates Farm

August 25, 2014

The farms and gardens throughout Vermont are bursting with bounty. Toil and love are now…

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Vermont Vista

August 18, 2014

The meadow is speckled with Queen Anne’s lace and red clover. The trees of August…

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Angel Wings

August 11, 2014

A pair of butterflies float on the warm summer air. Dancing among the garden colors….

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Bloomsberry

August 4, 2014

This exuberant bouquet was one of many exciting guests attending the Bloomsberry Festival in Middletown…

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