This is Margaret Owen's Typepad Profile.
Join Typepad and start following Margaret Owen's activity
Join Now!
Already a member? Sign In
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
Image
Available on etsy. Foreshortened bananas on a striped cloth. 12"x12", oil on canvas. Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Daily Painting
Image
Available for purchase on etsy. From today's class, 8"x10", oil on canvas, raw sienna ground, value study on canvas panel. Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Daily Painting
Posted 7 days ago at Daily Painting
Image
Water glass on a patterned cloth against a dark background, 8"x10", oil on canvas panel. Demo from yesterday's oil painting class. Continue reading
Posted Apr 19, 2016 at Daily Painting
Image
14"x18", oil on canvas. (I've posted a watercolor painting of these from a different point of view here.) Available for purchase online here. Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2016 at Daily Painting
Image
From last thursday's oil painting class. (More information about art classes here.) Continue reading
Posted Apr 9, 2016 at Daily Painting
Image
6"x6", oil on canvas, a demo sketch from today's class. Continue reading
Posted Apr 4, 2016 at Daily Painting
Image
The subject of today's oil painting class. Value study above, color study below. 10"x8", oil on canvas panel. Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2016 at Daily Painting
Image
10"x8", oil on canvas, and a value study. Continue reading
Posted Mar 24, 2016 at Daily Painting
Image
8"x10", oil on canvas, this week's oil painting class subject, inspired by Duane Keiser. (Quick value study on a white canvas panel-no ground color.) Continue reading
Posted Mar 18, 2016 at Daily Painting
Image
On the easel, oil on canvas, 30"x40". (An earlier stage can be found here.) Continue reading
Posted Mar 16, 2016 at Daily Painting
Image
Laundry corner with striped rug. 8"x10", oil on canvas. Continue reading
Posted Mar 13, 2016 at Daily Painting
Image
10"x8", oil on canvas (orange ground color). From today's still life painting class. Artists to look up, whose white cups will catch your breath: Duane Keiser and Carol Marine. And a value study from a slightly different perspective. Continue reading
Posted Mar 10, 2016 at Daily Painting
Posted Mar 7, 2016 at Daily Painting
Image
8"x10", oil on canvas. From last Thursday's still life class. Continue reading
Posted Mar 1, 2016 at Daily Painting
Image
These are demo paintings from Monday's oil still life painting class. Their subject matter (the petits fours, again) reminds me to announce that our May trip to Morocco has been re-worked for PARIS. The watercolor sketching workshop is May 17-19 from 10am-3am daily, more information here. (Not least, I am... Continue reading
Posted Feb 29, 2016 at Daily Painting
Image
This one has been gestating for a long time, from a late summer visit to the Botanical Gardens. Available on etsy. Process: here it is after the first pass. Continue reading
Posted Feb 23, 2016 at Daily Painting
Image
12"x12", oil on canvas.Radishes in a bowl of water, demo for oil painting. Below: thumbnail sketches mapping the overall shape and the value pattern, respectively, full size map/sketch, and a few stages. How it came to be: Radishes were the subject of Thursday still life painting (this week and last).... Continue reading
Posted Feb 21, 2016 at Daily Painting
Image
Petit four, 6"x6", oil on canvas. Oil painting class, Providence, RI: there are two more spots in our Thursday morning oil painting class for March and April, details here. Continue reading
Posted Feb 19, 2016 at Daily Painting
Image
I'll be leading hands on art tonight at the RISD Museum from 6-8PM, Providence, RI. Photo credit: Erik Gould for the RISD Museum. Continue reading
Posted Feb 18, 2016 at Daily Painting
Image
6"x6", oil on canvas. Value study, 10"x8", oil on canvas panel. Continue reading
Posted Feb 15, 2016 at Daily Painting
Image
Valentine Radishes. 6"x6", oil on canvas. Continue reading
Posted Feb 13, 2016 at Daily Painting
Image
10"x8", oil on canvas. Available in my etsy shop. Continue reading
Posted Feb 12, 2016 at Daily Painting
Image
I thoroughly enjoyed studying this Bonnard painting (Le Jardin, from the collection of the Musee d'Art modern de la Ville de Paris and which is on display NOW in San Fransisco). The first pass: Continue reading
Posted Feb 9, 2016 at Daily Painting