Category Archives: oil

Creature of Habit

I have proved myself to be a real creature of habit. Mid January was the big move and I am only now working my way through that upheaval.  In March I moved into my new studio, straightened, arranged and straightened … Continue reading

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To make a long story short  I moved across the Hudson River and away from my wonderful studio in the Catskill Mountains in January, 2018.  I moved into a new studio, a former backyard garage lovingly redesigned by my daughter.  … Continue reading

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Artist immaginative oil paintings of community life in the Catskill Mountains. Continue reading

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Volunteer fire fighters participate in local parades. Continue reading

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Sunday Morning

Another in Travis’ paintings on life in a rural community in the Catskill Mountains. Particularly notice the many white steepled churches. Continue reading

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Nativity Revised

A humorous painting of the Nativity with artists having arrived first and their setups blocking the wise men on their camels and animals from gathering around the baby and mother. Continue reading

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“Lady Madonna, Children At Your Feet”

“Lady Madonna, Children At Your Feet”,  oil on canvas, 30x54in.?, originally uploaded by ahtravis. Longyear Gallery, Margaretville, NY opened a new show last week, with the reception on Saturday night.  I exhibited my “Lady Madonna, Children At Your Feet” to the … Continue reading

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