Valerie Aponik
HomePaintingsUp Country WorkBioContact 

Up Country PaintingsĀ 
Tree Wells and Birches 
Oil/Canvas 16x16  2017

This Winter deep snow around the birches sculpted by wind and melt create tree wells.  $700.
Carrabassett View of Bigelow Spring 14x18 oil/board 2016

I skied along Maine Huts and Trails for this view late Winter $700.
Sap House Farmington 11x14 2016

Red roof always catches my attention on this sap house Farmington $500.
Emergence 14x11 oil/board 2016

Winter gives way to warm ochers and sienna and rock walls emerge in Spring.  $500.
Fall Lodging 
Oil/Canvas 14x18 2016

I can canoe to this location and observe the beaver lodge in a moment of Fall.  $700.
Doubletop Baxter State Park  12x19 2016

Every year I paint in Baxter.  Doublet set along the Nessoudunk Stream inspires joy in my heart. $650.
Maine Huts and Trails View Bigelows 12x19 2016

Bigelow Mt. and its foothills of hardwoods glow in this late  Winter moment.  I was filmed painting this by the Maine Huts Staff. $650.
Top of Bald Mountain View 12x16 2016

This painting is done from a sketch atop of Bald in Oquossoc.  The light on the snow and distant ice and open water give a sense of season. $575.
Mountain Gestalt 12x12 2017

I am experimenting with pure color and form to suggest light on Saddleback.  Clean color and gesture was my aim.  $500.
WinterGlow 12x16 2017

From the Flagstaff Hut near Flagstaff Lake wind blows across the frozen landscape.  studio.  $575.
Katahdin Woods Waters View Traveler   Oil/Board 8x12 2017

A view from the new National Monument up North Maine looking to Traveler Mt.   studio from study.  $400.
Phillips Homestead Along The Sandy 
Oil/Board 12x12 2017

A cold day to paint outdoors, but I did it. I liked the light shining through the shed and on the roof..  $500.
Boiling Time At The Sugarhouse 
Oil/Board  12x16 2017

I painted this while Day Mountain owner boiled the sap to make maple syrup.  I could smell the syrup from the vapor.  $575.
Ice Out  
Oil/Board 2017

Color of ice cast up during the January thaw this year. $600.
All Work Copyright Valerie Aponik

Great Wass Studio
PO Box 226
Beals, Maine 04611

aponikv@gmail.com
207 266 1063