Category Archive: Paintings

A tetch of progress

  So dear patient art lovers, I have decided to work this, nothing else will work if I don’t move forward in this area of my life. Today I started some new stretcher… Continue reading

Glow with electric eye

http://www.dailypaintworks.com/fineart/melanie-sinclair/glow-with-electric-eye/185888 I think I am getting a handle on what I seem to be most interested about in these pieces in my new series. I am primarily attracted to structures with legs at… Continue reading

Must be discreet

http://www.dailypaintworks.com/buy/auction/182036 Here is another sweet little shack in the shrubbery, wonder who lives there? When you knock on the door, it slowly swings open, and you see_________________ Here is a small bite sized… Continue reading

Past glories

Here is a very old piece called Jailbait. It is from, say 2003/2004? This is work that I did while studying at UTEP in El Paso, TX. This is a double self portrait,… Continue reading

The far unlit unknown

http://www.dailypaintworks.com/buy/auction/177882 Here is the next installment (#7, but who’s counting?) in my enigmatic landscape series. You see a large distorted house in an alien landscape with cupcake shrubbery in patriotic colors; the curve… Continue reading

Just a drop of water in an endless sea + bonus image of my studio.

http://www.dailypaintworks.com/fineart/melanie-sinclair/just-a-drop-of-water-in-an-endless-sea/178249 Are they items washed up on the beach, or lost in the desert, the space in this image is ambiguous, you decide. I seem to be taking a tour through some things… Continue reading

It filters through

http://www.dailypaintworks.com/fineart/melanie-sinclair/it-filters-through/177919 Here is the latest in my enigmatic landscape series. Compared to my previous work this is tiny at 10″ x 30″ though some people may not agree with me, but think about… Continue reading

Or a glimmer of sunlight

http://www.dailypaintworks.com/fineart/melanie-sinclair/or-a-glimmer-of-sunlight/177740 Sobek, the Egyptian Crocodile God of the Nile and I are old friends, in fact he has been in two previous paintings of mine that were subsequently destroyed, so I wanted to… Continue reading

The truth is lying beneath the river bed

http://www.dailypaintworks.com/buy/auction/172644 A lovely little warped house sits next to an inviting swirly stream that runs off into the distance. Is that a storm coming on? If you take a walk don’t stray too… Continue reading

The sky is falling

http://www.dailypaintworks.com/fineart/melanie-sinclair/the-sky-is-falling/176417 Here, dear art lovers, is my first oil painting in quite a while, it is quite small 6 x 12″. I am really pleased with the way this came out. I used… Continue reading