New Painting - Mi Pueblito, Cotulla, Texas


Mi Pueblito, Cotulla, Texas, 24 x 24 inches, Oil on canvas, 2015




City of McKinney to Show McKinney Series at Old Courthouse Gallery this Saturday, August 8, 6-8pm

The City of McKinney has asked me to show the series of paintings I recently created on McKinneyin the old courthouse! - The opening is this Saturday evening, August 8, from 6:00 - 8:00pm at the gallery in the old courthouse on the square. - If you didn't get the chance to see the paintings the first time, here's a great opportunity to see them in a really cool gallery space in a wonderful old Texas courthouse. - I have created several new pieces specifically for this show. - The show will run through August 23. - Hope to see you there! - 

 McKinney Junk Shop, 40 x 30 inches, Oil on canvas, 2015

McKinney Hardware Store, 22 x 28 inches, Oil on canvas, 2015


Fireworks Stand for Sale!

Happy Fourth of July! - Here's a recently completed painting of a fireworks stand near Van Alstyne, Texas. - I'm offering this painting at 40% off for the Fourth Holiday. - Retail is 3,750.00. Sale price - 2,250.00.

Also, take a look at my recently posted images of the McKinney Series and the Oil on Canvas Series under the "For Sale" tab. - 

Fireworks Stand, Van Alstyne, Texas 2015
Oil on canvas
22 x 28 inches
2,250.00 (+ sales tax)



McKinney Show this Thursday, Friday, Saturday!

Join celebrated chef Aaron Gros and me this Thursday evening from 5:30 - 9:00 for the opening of my latest show - "McKinney". I've painted 20 canvases of this historic town and will be showing them in the upstairs lounge of Aaron's new restaurant - Eclair Bistro - at 216 E. Virginia Street, McKinney, Texas. - Come enjoy art and wine & hors d'oeuvres in a beautiful 100 year old building located just off the square. The paintings are for sale and part of the proceeds will benefit SMILES, a local charity that builds homes for disabled vets. - Thank you Michael Granberry of the Dallas Morning News for covering the story! - Hope to see you there! - Jon

Steffey's Drive-In, 40 x 30 inches, oil on canvas, 2015

GC Furr Motor Company, 24 x 30 inches, oil on canvas, 2015

Old Collin McKinney Home, 22 x 28, oil on canvas, 2015

E.W. Kirkpatrick Barn, 28 x 22 inches, oil on canvas, 2015

North Side of Square, 24 x 48 inches, oil on canvas, 2015




2 New Paintings for McKinney Show, Opening Thursday, June 25

I am continuing to prepare for my show in McKinney this month. Here are 2 new images just completed. The show will be up for 3 days. The opening is on Thursday, June 25 from 5:30 - 9:00 at Eclair Bistro in McKinney - 216 E Virginia St, McKinney, Texas. - You are invited!

 Aftermath, McKinney Tornado, 1948, McKinney, Texas, 36 x 48 inches, oil on canvas

Flour Mill, McKinney, Texas, 48 x 36 inches, oil on canvas.