Wednesday, September 29, 2010


Oil on panel, 8"x8" ~ $99.00 + 10.00 shipping

This is a Mexican Pinyon tree growing in the Chisos Mountains of Big Bend National Park.

Monday, September 27, 2010

"Days End"

Oil on panel, 8"x10" $50.00 plus 12.50 shipping

This is a scene in the Big Bend just before sundown.

Saturday, September 25, 2010

"Morning Creek"

Oil on oil primed linen panel, 10"x10" 175.00 + 12.50 shipping SOLD

I have painted this scene before but felt it needed more attention this time and painted it a little larger as well. This creek is near Lost Maples State Park.

"Monolith and Cedars"

Acrylic on canvas, 24"x36"
This scene was painted from photos taken on a trip through New Mexico. I loved this rock formation and caught the light at just the right time.

Wednesday, September 22, 2010

"Hills and Sheds" by David Forks

Oil on panel, 8"x8"
This is near Bandera, Texas in the heart of the Hill Country.

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

"Desert Sage"

Oil on panel, 5"x7"
This was a quick made up scene playing with color. I painted fairly fast and kept it loose.

Monday, September 20, 2010

"Mesa Ridge"

Oil on panel, 8"x8"
This is another scene from Big Bend National Park.

Saturday, September 18, 2010

"Rio Grande at Mexico"

Oil on panel, 8"x10" $100.00
This scene is the Rio Grande near Santa Elena Canyon in Big Bend National Park. The other side of the river is Mexico.

Wednesday, September 15, 2010

"A Soft Glow"

Oil on panel, 9"x12"
This scene was inspired by photos taken in Marathon, Texas.

Friday, September 10, 2010

"In the Thick of Things" by David Forks

Oil on panel, 8"x10" ~ 99.00 + 12.50 shipping SOLD

This is another scene from within Enchanted Rock State Park. This area is very typical of Texas Hill Country, thick growth of underbrush, oak and cedar trees, cactus and various other plants vying for their place in the sun.

Thursday, September 9, 2010

"Portrait Sketch"

Oil wash on panel, 7"x5"
A quick oil wash portrait sketch of a model.

Tuesday, September 7, 2010

"Runoff-Enchanted Rock State Park"

Oil on panel, 8"x8"
This scene is in Enchanted Rock State Park after rainfall has runoff into a shallow creek that crosses the loop trail.

Saturday, September 4, 2010

"Hill Country Spring"

Acrylic on panel, 8"x10"
This is a made up scene.

Daily Painting by David Forks "Mixed Blue and Reds"

Acrylic on panel, 5"x7"
This is a scene from south of Austin, Texas

Wednesday, September 1, 2010

Daily Painting by David Forks "To the Barn"

Acrylic on panel, 8"x8"
This scene is inspired by photos taken from south of Austin by my friend and co-worker Karen Sandall.