Hazy Days of Spring

My newest painting is fresh off the easel. 'Hazy Days of Spring' grew from my obsession with painting the earliest spring greens I could find. I spent weeks going out to paint 'plein air' (ie in the outdoors on location) trying to catch those first soft green leaves. They looked like a soft haze over …

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Through the Forest and the Trees

'Through the Forest and the Trees' 16"x20" Oil on canvas by Cheryl Peddie. SOLD This one brings a smile to my face because it is the product of some good-natured teasing by my framer. After doing a beautiful framing job on my last art show, Lead Designer (aka 'The Framing Goddess') Melanie Figueroa with Atlantis …

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Art Show & Sale at The Bee’s Knees Cafe

I'm so pleased to have my work up at the Bee's Knees Cafe for the next month. Thanks to co-owners Jessica and Barbara, and all the team there, for the opportunity. All my work there is for sale – all you have to do is give me a call and you can purchase your favorite …

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Reflected

'Reflected' 24"x36" oil on canvas by Cheryl Peddie SOLD Early Fall Scene near Highway 22 South, headed towards Turner Valley Alberta. Foothills in the background. To view or purchase please contact me directly Cheryl Peddie – 403-201-6532 Loved painting this piece... was in my zone the whole time. Rats though, that my camera made the …

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Montana Bound

Montana Bound 6"x8" unframed oil on canvas SOLD by Cheryl Peddie I was surprised to see the rolling terrain in south central Alberta, as we drove to Montana for our holidays last summer. I love how the hills in the distance turn purple and blue. They contrast beautifully against the yellows and greens of the …

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Inside Out – Why on Earth do I Paint?

'Bold Prairie' 8"x10" oil on canvas  • SOLD by Cheryl Peddie Am I an oddball? I've read a lot about other artists' motivations lately. Comments about how their art depicts what's in their heart and soul. Or, that a particular piece explores their beliefs about some particular issue. I notice stories like these because the …

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Way Up High and Far Away

‘Way Up High and Far Away' 24″ x 36″ oil on canvas by Cheryl Peddie SOLD This view is looking west of Calgary, heading towards the foothills. The sun was up high in mid-afternoon, so it posed some interesting challenges with the temperature of light and shadow. As with many landscapes, one of the key …

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Over Southern Saskatchewan

'Over Southern Saskatchewan' 8"x10" unframed oil on canvas by Cheryl Peddie SOLD! There are no other skies like the ones they have on the prairies in Saskatchewan. I completed this little piece during a workshop I took in April. I particularly like that I was venturing into adding texture into the foreground clouds, and allowing …

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