Tag Archives: 2010

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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Sketches from Italy

Sketches from Rome, Bologna, Milan, Italy. Continue reading

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Squashes In a Row

Fruits, vegetables, bottles and cans commonly found in a kitchen in watercolor Continue reading

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ALIX HALLMAN TRAVIS

                                                                    Tennis Whites, Fleischmanns, 2, watercolor, 21×14 in., originally uploaded by ahtravis. East Branch Delaware River Plein Air Painters have been painting at historical sites in Middletown , NY all summer.  These original works will be offered through silent auction … Continue reading

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Echinacea with bees

Echaneshia with bees, watercolor, 50×30 in., originally uploaded by ahtravis. I don’t know whether anyone who viewed the Charles Burchfield exhibit at the Whitney Museum of American Art, NYC was inspired to go home and try to duplicate his method for enlarging … Continue reading

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Swimming Hole

Swimming Hole, Oil on canvas, 36×52 in., originally uploaded by ahtravis. “Swimming Hole” is slowly drying in my studio.  It is apt that I completed the painting  just as the swimming season is coming to an end here in the … Continue reading

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Porch time at Kirkside

Porch Time at Kirkside, watercolor, 21×14 in., originally uploaded by ahtravis. I felt as though I had been working the entire summer for the events of last week.  The Roxbury Arts Group held its annual Whet Paint/Inside Outside auction.  RAG … Continue reading

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Swimming Hole, 1, in progress

Swimming Hole, 1, in progress, oil on canvas, 38×52 in.,originally uploaded by ahtravis. I am very excited about my current painting–“Swimming Hole, Fleischmanns“.  A recent plein air paintout in Fleischmanns, NY was spoiled by drizzle.  Instead of attempting to paint under … Continue reading

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“Weeding”

After 10 years of painting I am beginning to run out of room for storage of completed paintings.  From the beginning I have discarded “failed” watercolor paintings.  However, I have not subjected  my oil paintings to the same rigorous reduction.  Now to gain … Continue reading

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Finding Sweet William Blooming by Knob Creek

Finding Sweet William Blooming by Knob Creek, oil on canvas, 20×24 in., originally uploaded by ahtravis. Pat, This one is for you.  In this painting I am remembering the day we two youngsters were wading by ourselves at Knob Creek … Continue reading

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