Archive for February, 2012

      Here’s one of the favorite small paintings in our gallery. People are quite drawn to it. A surreal oil by Paulo Ferrier. It measures a little 16″ by 8″, and packs a big punch. ‘Tornado Alley’ is offered at $475. This seems a fitting painting today with the forceful spring weather this week. I’ll take my tornados on […]


      Here’s an interesting painting that came in to the gallery last week. It’s unique in that is painted with gouache. I hardly ever see finished work in that medium these days. It’s painted by an A V Stewart. Haven’t found out anything about the artist, yet. It’s well painted and the pools of light […]


   Left: ‘Roy Roger’s Hands ‘   Roger Franklin Photography So, we’ve finally pinned him down. Photographer Roger Franklin will be showing his latest works at The Beat in March! Rog’s veratile style continues to bring artistic depth and fluidity to his medium, and he’s just plain fun to have around. There will be an artist’s reception on Friday, […]


     What a fun piece came in last week! Our home is about horses, so we are partial, especially to paintings with a historical look. Although we think this painting was done in the 1970’s, it surely has that feeling of the horse being center stage (of course) with the humans and action taking a […]