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Mountain Ash 12x16 oil/board 2019

A good year for mt. ash. Painted from the backfield by the bay.  $600.
Schoodic Grotto 12x19 oil/board 2019
Schoodic Point, between pink granite ledge, grasses, cranberry, spruce and pine there is a sparkle of late Summer.  $700.
Eagle Lake and Beyond Acadia 14x18 2019
Painted from the overlook on drive up Cadillac Mt.  $675. available  Archipelago, Rockland
Morning Low Tide 14x14 oil/board 2019

The light on the rockweed and glow of granite along my beach.  $600. Available Archipelago, Rockland
Clearing Off Mark Island 12x16 oil/board 2019

This is why I paint outdoors.   I saw the peach horizon and clouds glowing beyond Loon Point to Mark Island and went for it
Understory 12x12 oil/board 2019

Studying mosses and growth early Spring with simplified form and color.$450
Katahdin Morning 12x16 oil/board 2019
Painted from Daicey Pond late morning early Fall as the sun hits the Hunt Trail and tree tops.  $600.
Symbiosis 16x12 oil/board 2019

So much going on as old growth fades to moss, gives way to thin soil on granite where trees claim their spot.  $650
Katahdin From Chimney Pond 16x20 oil/canvas 2018-2019

Studio work from sketch of Katahdin's knife edge soaring above chimney pond. $750.
Longhouse Farm Field 16x20 oil/canvas 2019
The view from a knoll across the barrens in Spring was stunning.  $750. Available Archipelago, Rockland
Hunter Beach Acadia 12x16 oil/board 2018

I hiked in to this little beach along a stream and was dazzled by rocks, cliffs and sky.  Studio $650  Star Gallery, Northeast Harbor  Sold
Island View To Acadia 18x24 oil/canvas 2019
Studio work from study Sulllivan to Acadia.  $1100. Blue Hill Bay Gallery, Blue Hill   Sold.
Maine Beach Music 12x19 oil/board 2019

Finding solitude along the Maine coast, enjoying the air, color and water sounds in my ear is happiness.
Sunset Silhouette 12x24 oil/canvas 2019  studio

It was a fun challenge to capture light creating strong darks in land masses.
$800.  Star Gallery Northeast Harbor
Winter Indian River 12x16 oil/panel 2018
First snow November changes this tidal river in a moment. $650.
Summer Porch To Acadia 16x20 oil/canvas 2018

I found this grand view in Hancock. this Fall.   I set up and painted the view looking beyond the porch to Cadillac Mt.  $1100.
Indian River Spring Tide 24x36 oil/canvas 2018
This is one of my larger plein air pieces over several days.  The geese  in the distance were a flock in the foreground. $2500.
Hopkins Point Lobster Co.  11x14 oil/board.

The gesture of the figures handling bait on the wharf is a subject that I am drawn to.  Hard and smelly work.
$575. Woodwind Gallery Sold
Great Wass Island Boat House 12x16 oil/board 2018

The old Station Cove Coast Guard Boat House, now family cottage.
Corea Harbor Afternoon 12x19 oil/board 2018

This working harbor is always changing, The church, buildings and wharf are an anchor to start the painting.  $700. Roux and Cyr Portland Gallery Portland. Sold
The Arrangement 12x16 oil/board 2017

Rocks tell history of time and are nature's perfect still life.  $650. Available Old Creamery Ellsworth 
Osprey Nest Spring #2  24x18 oil/canvas 2018
A large canvas painted  on location in a very marshy area.  This evokes the feeling of home for the season $1000.
Garden By The Lake 14x18 oil/board 2018

MJ's garden by Junior Lake, Maine August 2018 $700.
Meadow Path 11x14 oil/board 2018

This field shows signs of the changing from Spring to Full Summer
Perfect Summer Day 12x16 oil/board 2013 to 2018
Loon Point Jonesport.  This private beach is a place to be quiet and see from here and beyond.  Finally finished.  $650 Available Archipelago Rockland.
Surf Impression #3 12x19 oil/board

After the hurricanes settled our way, what once was violent was so beautiful.  $700. Roux and Cyr Gallery Portland.
Parkman Mt. Acadia Wetland 18x24 2016-2018
Season's change illuminates the landscape warm and cool color contrast this spot in NE Harbor,
$1000  Star Gallery, Northeast Harbor
Setting Moon 14x11 oil/board 2017

 The setting moon woke me at 3 am.  I liked the passing cloud shifting light.  I did a sketch, but was able to use Suzanne Carver's photograph.  $575.Available Old Creamery.
Ilumenata Moment 12x19 2017

Blueberry Barrens turn brilliant under a break in the clouds on this cold November Day.  Knife and Brush.  $650
Cliffs Hunter's Point  3  18x14 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.  $700.  Roux and Cyr Gallery Portland.
Spring At Last 12x16 oil/board 2019

I was looking at the movement of sky, water and rocks glowing in the sunshine of Spring Great Wass Island.  $650
Osprey Nest 14x11 2017 studio

Towards Sullivan this nest was an endless source of study and entertainment watching the osprey come and go.  $575.
Field of Lupine SW Harbor 12x19 oil/board 2019
Studio work compiling sketches from location as temperatures plunge subzero in my winter studio. Essence of Spring Fever.  $700. Blue Hill Bay Gallery Sold
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
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.  $660.
Island Symphony 24x24 oil/canvas 2017

This is the second painting done from a plein air sketch I was sorry to sell. Gallery Wrap unframed $1300.
Schoodic Point 14x18 oil/board 2018

Cloudy skies and rain coming over Cadillac Mt.  A couple enjoy their solitude.  $725.
Island Beach Grass 12x16 oil/board 2017

Ripe grasses and witness of pure Maine Summer.  Available Woodwind Gallery $650.
Jonesport Past and Present 16x20 oil/canvas 2018

Wildflowers grow between a retired truck and fish house. $750
Destiney Bay Cutler 12x19 oil/board 2019  studio

This salt water farm is a popular hiking spot along the beach. $700 Woodwind Gallery Machias
Cobscook Bay Sheep 12x16 

Plein air gestalt of sheep grazing in the Springtime.  $575.
Walk In The Fog oil/board 14x18 2018

Fog changes forms as they come and go.  Painting on location is like being in a poem.  $700   Available Roux and Cyr Gallery Portland.
Convergence Loon Point 12x19 2017

This beach has sand dunes dividing salt from freshwater.  I love the sweep of the grasses. $700.  Roux and Cyr Gallery Portland,
Norton Cove Great Wass Island 20x24 oil/canvas 2019

High tide and afternoon light from my home Great Wass Island.  $1300.
Arctic Glacier 12x19 oil/board 2019

Studio.  Track of time as the glacier carves and reveals frozen past.  Commission  Sold
Alaskan Glacier  11x14 oil/board 2019
Recent trip to Alaska inspired this study of glacier forms, from my sketches.  $575.
Sun Setting Great Wass 14x14 oil/board 2018

From my studio, the moment before the sun goes down.  Painted over 2 sunsets  $600.
Morning Wharf Jonesport. 12x19 oil/board 2019

Painting from life, focus on form color and shape and the gestalt of Maine waterfront.  $700.
Island Meadow Awakening 12x16 oil/board 2019

Spring, on the verge of greening,this field along the bay and Cadillac in the distance.  $600.
Grindstone Neck View 12x18 oil/board 2019

I love the glow of granite and Island views from this special place in Winter Harbor.  $675.
Fireweed On The Shore 12x16 oil/board 2019

Signs of late Summer, fireweed blooms are stunning color.  $600.
Schoodic Wave 12x19 oil/board 2019

Look for the moment where wave meets rock and celebrate.  $600.  Available Archipelago, Rockland
Splendor In The Field 18x24 oil/canvas  2106-19

I added pattern and cool green to this November barren in the studio and it pops.  Gallery wrap unframed  $975.
Some Sound Fall 12x19 2018

Available Star Gallery $700.
Poppies in Provence 30x40 oil/canvas

Studio work from plein air painting done on a trip to Sablet France. 
Available Roux and Cyr Gallery Portland  $3000.
Passages In Fog 16x16 oil/board 2019

Slate Island Cove in Fog is a dynamic place to stand in the fog, tide comes in fog shifts, moment lasts
All Work is copyright  Valerie Aponik 2019
Valerie Aponik
PO Box 226
Beals, ME 04611
207 266 1063

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