abstract landscapes

Abstract landscapes, expressive paintings, West Coast, Canada, Mexico, colorful palette knife oil painting

Colorful oil paintings, abstract landscape painting by Paula O'Brien

Winter Woods Wildwood 2

Winter Woods Wildwood 2 Oils on panel, cold wax, palette knife 2019 16 x 16 inches Lovely evening soft sunset looking out over bare winter trees in Wildwood, Powell River. Pretty light meets pretty tree branches. My new home away from home sees the very sweet sunset and my own home see the beautiful sunrise. …

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Winter Woods Wildwood

Winter Woods Wildwood Oils on panel, cold wax, palette knife 2019 16 x 16 inches Lovely evening soft sunset looking out over bare winter trees in Wildwood, Powell River. Pretty light meets pretty tree branches. Related Works Seaplane at Shinglemill Green Trawler and Reflection Tofino, Long Beach

Red Sky Tumbling Over Keats

Red Sky Tumbling Over Keats Oils on canvas, palette knife 2019 18 x 24 inches The early morning dawn tumbles the radiant red sunrise light over Keats Island with Bowen Island behind it. Every morning in the winter brings new excitement as I stumble out of my bedroom and meet the day. My camera is …

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Colorful oil paintings, abstract landscape painting by Paula O'Brien

The Crack of Dawn

The Crack of Dawn Oils on canvas, palette knife 2019 18 x 24 inches The early morning dawn tumbles the radiant light over Keats Island with Bowen Island behind it. This majestic tree has been my stately neighbor for 21 years and I shall miss it terribly when it is no more, something I can’t …

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abstract red sunrise, abstract west coast landscape painting, red sky in the morning

Red Sky In The Morning

Red Sky In The Morning Oils on canvas, palette knife 2019 12 x 9 inches This red sky in winter early morning did not bring a sailor’s warning, just a delightful day. The winter mornings have incredible light nice and early, such a treat to wake up to! I feel very blessed to live here …

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Colorful oil paintings, abstract landscape painting by Paula O'Brien

Pink Sunrise Over Keats

Pink Sunrise Over Keats Oils on canvas, palette knife 2019 12 x 9 inches Early morning with wonderful sunrise, looking on my view of Keats Island. The winter mornings have incredible light nice and early, such a treat to wake up to! I feel very blessed to live here on Canada’s West Coast. Related works …

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Blazing Red Sunrise

Blazing Red Sunrise Watercolor, acrylics, palette knife on gessoed watercolor paper. 2019 12 x 9 inches Playing with loose underlayers of watercolor then bold acrylics with palette knife over top. Breaking into the new year with abstract West Coast landscape painting. Related works Seaplane at Shinglemill Green Trawler and Reflection Tofino, Long Beach

Foxgloves over the Lake

Foxgloves over the Lake, Powell River Oils on panel, palette knife, plein air painting 2018 12 x 9 inches I found a nice spot to perch for this view of pretty pink foxgloves overlooking the inland lake near the Shingle Mill Pub & Bistro in Powell River, BC. Skies were threatening but the rains held …

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Mexican Restaurant, Powell River

Mexican Restaurant, Powell River Oils on panel, palette knife, plein air painting 2018 12 x 9 inches The charming and tasty little Costa del Sol Mexican Restaurant in Powell River. The lovely wisteria had dropped its lilac colored flowers by the time I made this visit but the glowing red umbrellas kept the nice warm …

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