Saturday, May 9, 2020

Spring Bouquet


Painted on a warm Spring day here in the Sierra foothills. Both brushwork and palette knifes.


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10"x8" oil on canvas panel.  $425.00 shipped.

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Monday, March 23, 2020

Hints of Spring - New Work


Mostly a palette knife painting.  A bit on the abstract side, but still retaining the look of the bouquet on my table.

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10"x8" oil on canvas panel.  $225.00 shipped.

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Monday, March 2, 2020

Almost Spring - Little Arrangement


Brushes and palette knife work. This is the second small painting on this theme (first one sold while still on the easel) of yellow flowers on a yellow background. Looking forward to more of these.

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8"x6" oil on canvas panel.  $195.00 shipped.

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Thursday, January 16, 2020

"Almost Three Lemons" - new work


I did this still life on a very cold day with fruit from a local tree. This is a palette knife painting with no brushwork.  Lot's of texture!

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5"x7" oil on canvas panel.  $175.00 shipped.

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Saturday, December 28, 2019

Autumn - Three Roses


Mostly a palette knife painting of three roses painted on a cold Autumn day.  I just did this in a 7"x5"  format as well from this vase.

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12"x9" oil on a stretched deep canvas that doesn't need to be framed.  $225.00 shipped.

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Tuesday, November 19, 2019

In the Canyon - Lake Tahoe


Painted this past Spring plein air on the west shore of Lake Tahoe.  I paint from this location at least 4 times a year. I just painted on location a aspen grove just east of here that I'll post soon.

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8"x13" oil on prepared board.  $295.00 shipped.

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Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Three Red Apples


This turned out to be a favorite still life, that curiously didn't sell at my last show, while many others did. I have this in a custom black floater frame currently.

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6"x8" oil on canvas.  $195.00 shipped.

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Thank you - Mark!

Thursday, October 3, 2019

Summer Bouquet in French Pitcher - Now Available



Summer bouquet of sunflowers just painted in a favorite terre de Provence pitcher.

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16"x12" oil on linen panel.  $495.00 shipped.

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Thank you - Mark! 



Thursday, September 26, 2019

Summer Bouquet - Just Sold


Summer bouquet that landed in my studio a few weeks back and is now already sold.  Really like the light quality of this painting.


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14"x11" oil on linen panel.  $225.00 shipped.

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Thank you - Mark! 


Thursday, August 29, 2019

"Summer in France" -Sold


Fresh cut garden lavender in a favorite french pitcher with pear. 

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12"x9" oil on linen panel.  $225.00 shipped.

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Thank you - Mark! 




Monday, July 29, 2019

Sugar Pine Point - Lake Tahoe - 20"x 20"


This is from a small plein air painting I did (6"x6") earlier this year.  Blues, and views, from this location are the best!

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20"x 20" oil on canvas. $825.00 shipped.

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Thank you!

Friday, July 26, 2019

Sand Harbor - Lake Tahoe


I have painted a couple of times recently on the east shore of Lake Tahoe at the iconic Sand Harbor. Trying to be as loose as possible on this piece.

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12"x9" oil on Linen panel. $225.00 shipped.

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Thank you!



Monday, July 1, 2019

Lake Tahoe - Spring Creek


This is from the west shore of Lake Tahoe and just entered into the 2019 North Lake Tahoe Plein air event.  Painting was shown in the Corison gallery in Tahoe City. Lots of texture and framed in a rustic pine frame that looks great!

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11"x14"  Oil on canvas.  $395.00 shipped.

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Thank you - Mark!




Tuesday, June 4, 2019

"Little Maui"


Little Maui painting. This view is from Wailea looking north. Not far from the shops at Wailea and used to be a locals beach, but not so much anymore.


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7"'x5"  Oil on canvas panel.  $155.00 shipped.

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Thank you - Mark!



Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Spring Has Arrived - Sold



Little still life on a cool Spring day.

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6"x6" oil on linen panel.  $125.00 shipped.

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Thank you - Mark!




Sunday, April 7, 2019

Napa Valley Vines


Another Napa Valley vineyard scene. This is the second of three I'm doing in this format.

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8"x8" oil on canvas.  $195.00 shipped.

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Thank you - Mark!



Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Rooster Time


Lot's of texture in this rooster profile with a mix of palette knifes and brushwork.  I'm working on a large rooster painting and a companion smaller one and will post those soon.

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8"x6" oil on linen panel.  $195.00 shipped.

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Thank you - Mark!

Monday, February 11, 2019

Napa Barn In The Vineyards - Sold


On a warm morning a old barn in the Napa Valley. Fun little painting that looks great in a natural wood frame.

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6"x8"  Oil on canvas panel.  $195.00 shipped.

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Thank you - Mark!

Saturday, January 5, 2019

"Autumn Fruit"


On a very cold day I did a small still life of Autumn fruit. Lots of texture with brushes and palette knifes.  Good fun!

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6"x8" oil on linen panel.  $125.00 shipped.

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Thank you - Mark!



Thursday, December 6, 2018

"Sunflowers on Red" - Sold!


This is a palette knife painting with lots of texture.  This painting really pops and can be framed or left gallery wrapped.

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20"x20" oil on Canvas.  $395.00 shipped.

Please contact me at m_bidstrup@yahoo.com if you are interested in this painting. (gallery inquiries are always welcome!)

Thank you - Mark!