Valerie Aponik
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Little Long Pond July 12x19 2017

A favorite painting location, that is always different.  I liked the reflection of the three trees and shock of grasses in the fields.  $650.
Osprey Nest 14x11 2017

Towards Sullivan this next was an endless source of study and entertainment watching the osprey come and go.  $500.
By The Back Shed 12x16 2017

Fireweed overtakes this Jonesport fencerow.  $575.
Morning Light Grand Manan 12x19 oil/board 2017

Light simplifies the facets of huge cliffs on the Island.  $650.
Lubec Smokehouses 12x12 oil/board 2017

Efforts to save the legacy of the smokehouses along Lubec's waterfront, bits of red paint and the trio caught my eye. $500. Available Archipelago Rockland
McCurdy's Salt Shed Lubec 14x18 2017
Serviceberry Blooming 14x18 2017

I liked the blooms and butterscotch foliage against the sky in the salt meadow.  $650.
Quiet Cove In Fog oil/canvas 18x24

Painting in fog, I look for the warm notes that are so beautiful in all of the grays of fog.  $900.
Wetlands Acadia 18x24 oil/canvas 2017

Painted in Northeast Harbor late Fall. I am drawn to the color of wetland vegetation.  $900.
Slate Island Tidal Passage 12x19 2016
You can walk to this Island at low tide. $650.
Available Archipelago Rockland
Summer Field 14x18 oil/board 2016

This rolling field sparkled in the late Summer.  I liked the contrast of warm vegetation and cool Mountain.  $675.
Island Symphony 24x24 2017

This is a studio piece done from a small plein air painting of surf in front of my home on Great Wass Island.  $1200.  Available Archipelago Rockland
Convergence Loon Point 12x19 2017

This beach has sand dunes dividing salt from freshwater.  I love the sweep of the grasses. $650.
Ice Out Sandy River 12x16 oil/board
2017

Sudden January thaw throws up ice along the banks of the Sandy River. Painting outdoors in Winter demands quick and bold color choice. $650.
Available Roux & Cyr Gallery Portland.
Field and Barn Sawyer Square 12x16 oil/board 2016

The height of Summer fireweed   near a prominent barn in Jonesport.  $575.  Sold
Island Gems 12x16 2016

I was after the momentary light contrasting the hills and little Island.
$575. Available Star Gallery Sold
Passing Light 12x16 2016

November light in front of Mark Island as Winter ocean turns viridian and gold.  $575. Available Archipelago Rockland
Meeting In The Fog 14x18 2016

Fog is my constant companion on Great Wass Island.  I can still hear the ducks chortle in the cove.  $600.
Available Archipelago- Rockland
October Moment 11x14 2016

Sometimes I see a painting in a moment-- Fall Barrens glow against cloudy skies.  Crows helped to give movement to the season. $575. Available Archipelago.
Morning Glimpse MDI 12x16 2016

Sullivan has a grand view of Acadia from across the bay. The sailboat ready for the day's adventure.  $575.
September Maine Coast 14x14 2016

I always seek color spots that set the landscape in movement and joy.  $600.
Cadillac Mountain View 2 24x36 2016

Painted from my plein air sketch from the classic view atop of Cadillac. I liked the grand scale of the view. $2400.  Sold
Super  Moon oil/board 14x18 2016

I painted this on the eve of the supermoon.  I was using head lamp on and off  to see the colors I was choosing to convey light. $600.
Available Roux & Cyr Gallery Sold
Merchant Homestead 14x18  oil/board 2016

The color of the old asphalt shingle house and strong Fall light drew me to paint.  The old shepard was a willing model.  $600. Available Roux & Cyr Gallery Portland
The Butter House 12x19 oil/board

Charles Beal homestead was called the butter house because of its color. $650. Available Archipelago.
Jonesport Waterfront oil/board 12x19 2016

Signs of past and present alone the shore, so much history. 12x19 $650.
Island Surf 12x19 oil/board 2016

Enjoying the solitude and symphony along the bold coast. 12x19 $650
Sheep Addison Eastern Bay  11x14
2016
Painting sheep on location is a challenge that they will hold long enough to get the gesture of grazing sheep.  I was happy with this one.  Available The Old Creamery Ellsworth $500.
Summer Clouds 9x12 2017

Watching the clouds form on a Summer Day from the Island.  Woodwind Gallery  $400.  Sold
All Work is copyright  Valerie Aponik 2017
Valerie Aponik
PO Box 226
Beals, ME 04611
207 266 1063

aponikv@gmail.com
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