Valerie Aponik
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Schoodic Shoreline 18x24 oil/canvas 2018

Painted from a gestural oil sketch done a year or two ago.  I wanted to feel the sunshine light up the granite and cobble.  $900.
Wolf Moon 12x16 oil/board 2018 studio

Inspired after skiing to witness the moonrise over the bog.  $575.
Ilumenata Moment 12x19 2017

Blueberry Barrens turn brilliant under a break in the clouds on this cold November Day.  Knife and Brush.  $650 Available Roux and Cyr Gallery
Through The Fog 18x24 oil/canvas 2018

I painted this twice, after loosing the first painting when I left it on top of my car after a day of painting along Cooksey Dr. in Seal Harbor.  $900.
Surf Impression #3 12x19 oil/board

After the hurricanes settled our way, what once was violent was so beautiful.  $650.
There Must Be A God 12x16 oil/board

This perceptual moment when barrens turn red, natures beauty and the existence of God? $575.  Available Old Creamery, Ellsworth
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.
Cliffs Hunter's Point  3  24x18 oil/canvas 2017

This is the fourth painting, and largest done on the Cooksey Dr. location.  I wanted to convey the drama of the pink granite and it's variations.  $900.
Osprey Nest 14x11 2017 studio

Towards Sullivan this nest 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. Available Woodwind Gallery
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 Roux and Cyr Gallery
McCurdy's Salt Shed Lubec 14x18 2017

The wharf looks quite wobbly and patched up. It was painted last Summer before it washed away in a blizzard  $575.
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. Available Roux and Cyr Gallery, Portland
Wetlands Acadia 18x24 oil/canvas 2017

Painted in Northeast Harbor late Fall. I am drawn to the color of wetland vegetation.  $900.
Downeast Institute 12x19 oil/board 2017

The lobster pound is part of Downeast Institute for Applied Marine Research and Education on Great Wass Island. $650 Sold  Roux and Cyr Gallery Portland
Slate Island Tidal Passage 12x19 2016
You can walk to this Island at low tide. $650.
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.
Convergence Loon Point 12x19 2017

This beach has sand dunes dividing salt from freshwater.  I love the sweep of the grasses. $650.
Bog View Katahdin 12x16 2017

I painted this on the road in to Daicey Pond. Natures constant  changing evident in the bog grasses adorn Mt Katahdin.  $575.
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.
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. Sold  Roux & Cyr Gallery Portland
The Butter House 12x19 oil/board

Charles Beal homestead was called the butter house because of its color. $650. Available Roux and Cyr Gallery, Portland.
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
January Thaw 12x16 oil/board 2018

The ice is cast along the rocks after a warm melt along the Sandy River, I was seeing all the variation of green.
All Work is copyright  Valerie Aponik 2017
Valerie Aponik
PO Box 226
Beals, ME 04611
207 266 1063
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