Marybeth Heikes

Paintings in Watercolor & Mixed Media

Posts Tagged “Red”

Engine Abstraction #8

Engine Abstraction #8

June 5, 2019

This design is a continuation of my close-up train engine series. I have painted engines and trains in a variety of mediums.┬áThe textures and geometric shapes interest me and also the local color. more »

Traffic – Jefferson St.

Traffic – Jefferson St.

May 15, 2019

I have been inspired to paint vehicles because of the interesting shapes and details that make them unique.┬áMany years ago I began this series, and I decided it would be great to do another new composition. more »

Big Blue, Hwy T61

Big Blue, Hwy T61

February 25, 2019

I have painted this particular barn from various viewpoints and love the character it has. Perhaps the barn is no longer standing; many of these beautiful barns have disappeared from our rural landscape. more »

Chairs Series #130 / Poppies

Chairs Series #130 / Poppies

May 17, 2018

Over the years I have painted more than one hundred of these chairs- and houseplants-themed watercolors. In this particular painting, I used photographs of a friends' chairs, and I wanted to do something a little different for the plants. more »

Fresh Cut Flowers

Fresh Cut Flowers

February 16, 2018

This painting began first as a watercolor. Then I decided to switch media and create a collage using bolder colors. I used the watercolor painting as a springboard for the new design. more »