Les Aldridge - oil & pencil

Thursday, May 25, 2017

AM Foster Covered Bridge, Cabot, Vermont

16x20 oil on board
An oil painting of a previous graphite drawing.

Bridge over Black River, Actinolite, Ontario

8x10 oil on canvas board
Painting says 'Madoc' but 'Actinolite' is the closest town, I believe.

Lamoille River, Vermont, from 'Wrong-Way Bridge'

18x24 oil on board
Don't know why it's 'wrong-way'.

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Peacham Hills

16x20 oil on linen
From a photo I took and had lying around in a folder called 'ProbablyNot'.

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Self-Portrait

14x11 oil on linen
Colour is a little wonky in the photo but not too bad (maybe a little blue).
Reference photo by Rebecca Aldridge

Friday, April 22, 2016

Amanita mushroom

8x10 oil on linen
Another great Michael Newark photo that I tried to do justice to.

Sunday, April 3, 2016

Ontario Mennonite Farm

18x24 oil on Masonite panel
From a great photo by Michael Newark
$600 unframed

Thursday, September 17, 2015

Beautiful Mia

8.5x8.5 inch graphite and pencil on Strathmore Bristol paper
NFS

Friday, August 21, 2015

Entries in the Champlain Valley Fair Art Competition 2015

Honourable Mention
Honourable Mention





















Entries in the 2015 Champlain Valley Fair Art Contest (Sept 3 - Sept 7). Final result: two honourable mention ribbons.

Pastime of Times Past - with mini of "Children Playing Marbles" by C.E. Schuffenecker (1851-1934)

16x12 oil on Masonite board
This is for the 2015 Champlain Valley Fair competition in the "Marbles" category. I'm also entering two other paintings and a drawing (in the General categories).
$400 framed