Author Archive for: ‘jerim56art’


    “Azalea Bounty” Beautiful Original Oil Painting or Print

    FINE ART PRINTS of my originals can be purchased at Fine Art America See a painting you would love for a wall space in your home or office, but it’s not the right size, style, theme or colors? What makes a home beautiful is not …

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  • Santa Barbara Boardwalk Original Oil Painting by Jeri McDonald

    Jan. 2017 Event: Artists Reception and Show

     at Studio 74 in Fresno’s Tower District Featuring the Art of JERI MCDONALD You are invited to Studio 74 during the month of January 2017! Come join me on Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017 from 5-9 pm and let me share my passion for painting the …

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  • Painting of Elizabeth Lake Trail in Yosemite

    Love the painting but not the size? Fit my wall space.

    Original Paintings for your home that fit your wall space. See a painting you would love for a wall space in your home or office, but it’s not the right size, style, theme or colors? What makes a home beautiful is not only the furniture, …

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  • Elizabeth Lake Stream oil painting

    Painting Amazing Yosemite

    Painting Amazing Yosemite-Elizabeth Lake Stream This original oil painting of the beautiful Elizabeth Lake trail, is the first in my Yosemite series. After taking dozens of photographs, I decided the lake area was my new subject. Elizabeth Lake trail head in Yosemite, departs from the Tuolumne …

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  • Oil Painting Cardella Gardens, Winery, Mendota, CA

    Winery Cardella Gardens in Oils

    Painting Winery and Roses For Mom In May 2015, my wonderful mother turned 80 years old. She has always admired flowers, so I began painting them knowing her birthday was going to roll around. I wanted something memorable as a gift for her. I decided …

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  • surfaces-supports; how to make them

    Surfaces-Supports: How To Make Them

    In this video, I demonstrate how I apply Gamblin’s© Oil Ground to cover home made hardboard panels (surfaces-supports). Using a paint spatula, I apply a thin coat directly to my cut hardboard panel (surfaces-supports). After this coat dries, (1-3 days), I will apply one more. …

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  • Roses, Spanish Reds Triptych oil painting

    Roses Triptych Painting

    Painting flowers of any kind, especially roses, are a huge challenge to me as I tend to see so much detail when I paint that flowers are tougher than a landscape for me. The shapes are so complex but I have found a way to …

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  • California Coastal Delight oil painting

    Coastal Seascape: California

    Painting California Coastal Delight For this seascape painting, I used a couple of different resources to help me with the design. Off the California coast, are many great spots to stop and set up to paint. But for this painting called “Calfornia Coastal Delight”, I …

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  • Seaside Refuge oil painting

    Seaside Refuge Oil Painting

    “Seaside Refuge” my latest work, was finished on August 19, 2014. 16×20 oil on canvas. My inspiration for this seascape was the action of the waves hitting the rocks and the soft glowing light of a late afternoon setting sun without making the painting too …

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