Saturday, February 17, 2018

Amelia Island, Beach and Ocean Paintings by Amy Whitehouse


24" x 30" Oil, $800

In the midst of packing to move to a different house,
painting a serene and quiet view of the Florida coast
provides a respite.
I'm looking forward to my annual stay in Amelia later this year.
In the meantime, I'll paint from memory and photos.

If interested in purchasing this painting,
please let me know.
I want this one to have a good home!


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Sunday, February 11, 2018

Sea Oats 3, Beach and Ocean Paintings by Amy Whitehouse


18" x 24" Oil, $600

It looks like we're moving to another home
in the Valley of the Sun.
So...I'm offering discounts on most artwork
for the month of February so I have fewer things to pack!
If there's something you like, just ask.


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Thursday, January 25, 2018

Refuge, Beach and Ocean Paintings by Amy Whitehouse


16" x 20" Oil, $700

Having beach withdrawal
even though the weather in the Valley of the Sun
couldn't be better.

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Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Sea Oats 2, Contemporary Ocean and Beach Paintings by Amy Whitehouse


8" x 10" Oil, $150

Missing the beach. 
Painting is the next best thing to being there.

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Monday, January 22, 2018

Sea Oats, Contemporary Beach Paintings by Amy Whitehouse


10" x 10" x 1.5" Oil and Acrylic, $195

Sea Oats in Florida at the beach:
one of my favorite sights.
This painting has lots of texture
as well as painted 1.5" sides.
Frame is not needed, it's ready to hang.

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Sunday, January 21, 2018

Florida, Contemporary Landscapes and Beach Paintings by Amy Whitehouse


8" x 10" Acrylic and Oil, $175

Having had the good fortune to paint consistently this past week,
I've revisited some paintings I did on location last summer
in Florida, and added a few strokes.
I'm already looking forward to my
Florida getaway for 2018
as the days get longer and the beach beckons.

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Saturday, January 20, 2018

Ocean Roar, Contemporary Seascape Paintings by Amy Whitehouse


9" x 12" Oil, $400

Painting the ocean is one of my great joys.
This one has lots of texture and movement.
I hope it gives you a sense of being there.

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Saturday, January 13, 2018

Morning Light, Contemporary Still Life Paintings by Amy Whitehouse


Oil, 16" x 20" x 1.5" $700

Morning light suffused through
windows, curtains, mist -
it's all endlessly fascinating
to try and capture on canvas.
This one painted itself!

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Saturday, December 30, 2017

Storm Clouds, Contemporary Seascape Paintings by Amy Whitehouse


6"x8" Oil $95

The ocean, the clouds, the breaking waves -
all are endlessly fascinating and soothing to me.
Living here in the desert, missing the coast
every day,
it helps to paint and "be there"
if only in my imagination.

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Friday, December 29, 2017

Angels, Contemporary Religious Paintings by Amy Whitehouse


24" x 30" Oil and Gold Leaf, $700

The colors of Catalonia definitely inspired
this painting as did the Basilica Familia Sagrada.

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Thursday, December 28, 2017

Winter Bouquet, Winter Flowers by Amy Whitehouse


Oil, 8" x 10" $95

After a trip to Barcelona and the holidays,
I'm finally back to painting and posting.
Today I painted for several hours
and found I was drawn to colors from Catalonia.
Big brushstrokes and thick paint
make up this small still life.

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please contact me

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Sunday, November 26, 2017

New Mexico Drive, Contemporary Landscape Paintings by Amy Whitehouse


11" x 14" Oil, $150

Inspired by my recent cross-country drive from Florida to Arizona,
the New Mexico landscape always grabs me.

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Sunday, November 19, 2017

Moonlit Tree, Holiday Paintings by Amy Whitehous




8"x10" Acrylic, Sold


1.5" Sides are painted, this is ready to display 
on a kitchen counter, bookcase, mantle:
instant holiday decor!

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Monday, November 13, 2017

Fall Trees in Snow, Contemporary Landscape Paintings by Amy Whitehous



5" x 7" Acrylic, $95 + shipping
Framed $135 + shipping

Vibrant colors for a Fall/Winter scene
are achieved with acrylic paint straight out of the tube.
This painting is on an ampersand board so is ready to display
on a tabletop easel or propped against a stack of books.

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Saturday, November 11, 2017

Autumn, Acrylic Miniature Contemporary Landscape Painting


4.25" x 5.5" Acrylic on Paper, $30

This miniature painting could be framed for a tabletop or,
with a wide mat, for a wall.
Miniatures are a great way to add to your original art collection.
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Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Happy Thanksgiving, Contemporary Still Life Paintings by Amy Whitehouse


12" x 16" Oil, $95 + shipping

Plump, happy pumpkins like this remind me
of Cinderella's coach.
Searching for various values of orange
was fun, and adding a surprise collage element
even more so.

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Saturday, October 28, 2017

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Today's Flowers, Contemporary Watercolor Florals by Amy Whitehouse


  1. 5" x 7" Watercolor on Yupo $50
Sometimes I just want to do something really different.
Watercolor paint on Yupo paper is the answer.
One must let go of all ideas of control.
I like the way these abstract sunflowers turned out.

Please find me on facebook: Amy H Whitehouse

Message me to purchase: amy.whitehouse@me.com

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Currently I'm having a 7-Day Studio Sale
to earn money for new art supplies.
Today's selections include the one above as well as:


and


Contact me at amy.whitehouse@me.com for details. 

Saturday, October 21, 2017

Ocean Breeze, Watercolor Seascape Paintings by Amy Whitehouse


6.5" x 5" Watercolor $75

I spent September of 2017 at the beach painting in watercolors,
and find myself returning to gentle images and soft painting strokes.

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Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Monday, October 16, 2017

Happy Flowers, Contemporary Floral Paintings by Amy Whitehouse


8" x 10" Oil, $150

These sunflowers were painted with
oil sticks (pure pigment) and 
traditional oil paint.
The R&F oil sticks give
the saturated color like nothing else.

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Friday, October 13, 2017

Ponte Vedra, Watercolor Beach Paintings by Amy Whitehouse


4" x 10" Watercolor, $75 + shipping

Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, is another
 gorgeous and favorite beach. I have
quite the collection of sharks' teeth that 
I've found there over the years.

As for the painting,
I intentionally wanted to keep this
beachscape simple and on the abstract side.
I like the viewer to participate in the artwork.

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Thursday, October 12, 2017

Afternoon Delight, Beach Paintings by Amy Whitehouse


4" x 10" Watercolor
$75 + shipping

Now that I'm back in the Valley of the Sun
these beach images seem dream-like.

Working on 300 lb. watercolor paper,
my objective was to paint JUST enough, i.e.,
the right strokes,  the right shapes,
the right ratio of water to pigment.
And find a pleasing composition and "feel."
This one hit it for me.

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Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Florida Sunrise



5" x 7" Watercolor on Yupo

Having spent a month at the beach during September
I have plenty of inspiration for paintings.
If you know me, you know my passion
for all things beach and ocean.
Of course this scene could be Oregon
or California or Virginia Beach or anywhere.

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