Author Archive | Kerri

Dahlia Platter for Empty Bowls

Dahlia Platter for Empty Bowls

For the fifth year in a row, I was invited to paint another pottery piece for the January 28rd Empty Bowls Silent Auction in Naples as part of a community effort to fight hunger in Collier County. Dahlia Platter Dahlia platter painting by Kerri Meehan; pottery thrown by Rinny Ryan. Music by JS Bach. For more […]

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Water Lily Platter for Empty Bowls

Water Lily Platter Painting for Empty Bowls Charity Event

I was honored to be invited to paint another pottery piece for the January 23rd Empty Bowls Silent Auction in Naples as part of a community effort to fight hunger in Collier County.   This water lily painting was inspired by a visit to the Naples Botanical Garden a couple of years ago. Water Lily Platter […]

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Skyward 30x40 oil on linen

Skyward

“Skyward” 30″ x 40″ oil on linen While visiting my aunt’s place in Old Naples last year, I was amazed at the sight of a single pink hibiscus bloom stretched atop its flowering tree, reaching skyward. I snapped a photo of the wide-open blossom and instantly fell in love with the optimistic composition. The texture […]

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On the easel today

Studio time this week is about the mixture of oil paint with walnut oil and the glazing of rose petals on this 40″x20″ vintage Belgian linen canvas. 

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Painting Setup

My creativity ritual

My creativity ritual begins like this: After opening the door to my studio, I first connect my Jambox speaker to my iPhone, open the Pandora app to a classical piano station and let the peaceful, instrumental music fill the air. Next, I wheel my easel close to the window and position my painting towards the […]

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Alive oil on linen, framed

Long lasting roses for your Valentine

Buy your #valentine roses that will last a lifetime. Roses in oil. #SWFL residents can see these oil paintings in person tomorrow (February 4th) during the Open House event at casa|art|studio at 5850 Shirley St #104 north of Pine Ridge Rd. From 5-8pm, I’ll be there in person to chat about my art and answer […]

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