Saturday, February 26, 2011

Brian'sPlace-Fern Court Farm

Our friend Brian Muessig invites my husband and I to paint on the property
his family has owned since the late 19th century when the home was built. The trees
were planted in the early part of the 20th century. Brian planted the 7ft hedges you
see in the painting and an orchard(of cherry,apple and pear trees) which spreads out behind me from this vantage point of of his property he calls 'Fern court'
Many of Brian's friends have requested taking their marraige vows here.

Painted on sight over a period of weeks in afternoon light. Oil on archival canvas paper,
matted with a cream white linen mat and black frame. Total size with mat and frame
23 1/2 x 34". Starting bid 1200. Buy it now price 1500. To Bid Click Here
marriage vows in this court yard.


  1. This is a gorgeous painting. I'm reminded of old southern plantation mansions. Soft wonderful mood.

  2. A most beautiful painting, Terry. I can see why this is a place for weddings.

  3. I love this painting, Terry. You've captured the historic ambience and mature grace of the landscape.

  4. I got married at Brian's house. It was lovely! Your painting does a great job capturing the light