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Margaret Owen
Providence, RI
I am an artist living in Providence, RI. I post paintings here and also at moveable paintbox with Elizabeth Hutchinson.
Interests: More fully integrating artistic practice with daily life.
Recent Activity
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Looking into a crate of clementines (from Morocco even!), 6"x6", oil on panel. Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Daily Painting
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Working out the specifics for a larger piece(as here). 12"x9", oil on panel. Continue reading
Posted Feb 25, 2015 at Daily Painting
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In the little aqua cup. 6"x6", oil on panel. Continue reading
Posted Feb 22, 2015 at Daily Painting
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11"x12", oil on canvas. Continue reading
Posted Feb 16, 2015 at Daily Painting
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6"x6", oil on panel. From a photograph I took last fall on Alumni Ave. looking toward Hope High School. Sunny counterpoint to the snow snow snow here now. Continue reading
Posted Feb 9, 2015 at Daily Painting
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3. 2. 1. Inspired by my friend Emily Hildebrand who included me in a three paintings a day challenge. My time hasn't allowed for exactly that this past few days but the invitation did help me do three studies of these anemones, where before I felt I only had time... Continue reading
Posted Feb 7, 2015 at Daily Painting
Posted Feb 4, 2015 at Daily Painting
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One evening last week , just after watching the sun go down from the roof of our hotel in Boughrar- listening to the evening prayers, watching the storks fly into their nest nearby-I stood in the darkened stairwell of our hotel which afforded a view of the little market across... Continue reading
Posted Feb 2, 2015 at Daily Painting
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6"x6", oil on panel. I hesitated to paint this apple because all that variation in local color threatened to break up the form. And then realized that was an excellent reason to try it. (The apple is now in my son's lunchbox.) Later today I will be at the RISD... Continue reading
Posted Jan 23, 2015 at Daily Painting
Margaret Owen added a favorite at Suzzart Journals- living life one page at a time
Jan 21, 2015
Margaret Owen added a favorite at Suzzart Journals- living life one page at a time
Jan 21, 2015
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10"x8", oil on canvas. Continue reading
Posted Jan 21, 2015 at Daily Painting
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6"x6", oil on panel. This on has been on the easel for the past couple of weeks, waiting patiently for a few minutes of attention here and there. I used a photograph from a day back in December when my family went hiking in the woods. I like how the... Continue reading
Posted Jan 14, 2015 at Daily Painting
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One of a few portrait sketches I am working on for a couple who live in Virginia and currently have grandchildren in Morocco and Chile. 12"x12", oil on canvas. As you may know I have moved the posts on my more daily painting practice to moveablepaintbox, a blog Elizabeth Hutchinson... Continue reading
Posted Jan 9, 2015 at Daily Painting
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Peonies in a jar on the blue bathrobe that has appeared so many times before. 16"x20", oil on panel. Continue reading
Posted Jan 1, 2015 at Daily Painting
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This clementine was a gift from a YMCA spin class teacher last week, before Christmas. It has been waiting patiently in my studio until today. 6"x6". oil on panel. Brought to you by legos, which my son has been playing with all morning. Now we will escape together into the... Continue reading
Posted Dec 29, 2014 at Daily Painting
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Shallow stream running through the deep, green woods on a sunny day. 6"x6", oil on panel. Continue reading
Posted Dec 25, 2014 at Daily Painting
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Peonies from the market. 9"x12", oil on clayboard. Continue reading
Posted Dec 18, 2014 at Daily Painting
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6"x6", oil on panel. Continue reading
Posted Dec 6, 2014 at Daily Painting
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From Neutaconkanut park in Providence, RI. I took the reference photo a few years ago in October, climbing up a rocky staircase with my son. 16"x20", oil on panel. Continue reading
Posted Nov 28, 2014 at Daily Painting
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Oil on panel, 16"x20". Available at Studio Hop in Providence, RI. Continue reading
Posted Nov 23, 2014 at Daily Painting
Posted Nov 14, 2014 at Daily Painting
Margaret Owen is now following Suzy
Nov 14, 2014
Posted Nov 6, 2014 at Daily Painting