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Sunday, November 19, 2017
Sunday, September 10, 2017
ART EXHIBIT NAME: PASSAGES IN PAINT
Baker City - September 2017
Quin Sweetman & Celeste Bergin
Both Portland painters present Landscapes, Still Lifes, and Figures. Works include plein aire and studio paintings.
Broderick Gallery, 1802 Main St., Baker City, OR 97814
Hours are Wed. thru Sun. from 10 to 5 or by appointment. For more about the gallery and its artists, please go to www.broderickgallery.com .
Friday, June 2, 2017
I never tire of viewing or painting the beauty of the Pacific Northwest. Here's my favorite neighborhood park and the gorgeous Oregon coast. This and 25 other paintings will be on view at the St. Johns Art Constitutional, Saturday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
|Spring in St. Johns, 20x16", oil on canvas, Quin Sweetman|
|Cape Arago, 14x11, oil on panel, Quin Sweetman|
Later that evening, the painting of the Columbia River Gorge paradise
the American Indian's called Wahclella Falls, will be on view at the
Recycled Rain Project Show in the Ford Building Gallery, SE Portland, opening Saturday, 6-9 p.m.
|"Rain Made Paradise", 18x24", acrylic/rain-water on Canvas, Quin Sweetman,|
for the Recycled Rain Project Show
Tuesday, November 22, 2016
My favorite subjects to paint are portraits and the human figure. Here's a recent painting from a lovely live model in costume. (I need to get more of these photographed and posted.) See others in person at my Dec. 3rd Open Studio.
Monday, November 21, 2016
Just a few of the Paintings-A-Day I've done during the Painting November Challenge. Most are 8x6". A great way to keep up the practice and explore new subject matter for fun. I will have a studio show on December 3rd. Please save the date.
|"Torch" (Iris), 8x6", Oil on Panel, Quin Sweetman|
|"Flutterby" Butterfly), 8x6", Oil on Panel, Quin Sweetman|
|"Flower Party" (Dahlias), 8x6", Oil on Canvas/Panel, Quin Sweetman|
|"Ethereal" (Dragonfly), 8x6", Oil on Canvas/Panel, Quin Sweetman|
|In Quin Sweetman's studio "Male Figure" 16x20 and "Study of Delacroix" 8x6|
|"Squash, Party of One", Oil on Canvas/Panel, Quin Sweetman|
Please pardon the glare on these fresh paintings
Tuesday, October 4, 2016
Saturday, February 13, 2016
|5 foot tall diptychs|
Update: These were commissioned for the New Ace Hotel in New Orleans; one of my favorite cities and a very cool, boutique hotel. Honored that my paintings will adorn five hotel rooms as armoire doors. Now to get there again to see them.
|Spanish Moss and Stream, New Orleans, Oil on Armoire-Door Panels, 5'x3', Quin Sweetaman|
|City Park Trees, New Orleans, Oil on Armoire-Door Panels, 5'x3', Quin Sweetaman|
|Bayou, New Orleans, Oil on Armoire-Door Panels, 5'x3', Quin Sweetaman|
|Weeping Willow, New Orleans, Oil on Armoire-Door Panels, 5'x3', Quin Sweetaman|
Present Bridge Aglow, New Orleans, Oil on Armoire-Door Panels, 5'x3', Quin Sweetaman