oil paintings and photography by Amber Honour

Tag: still life

Genesee Country Village

Genesee Country Village

  I was apparently still in still life mode on a recent visit to the Genesee Country Village and Museum in Mumford, New York. Most of my photos consist of all of the beautiful old paraphernalia people used to keep in their homes. It is […]

Sixth Apple Still Life – Sliced Not Diced

Sixth Apple Still Life – Sliced Not Diced

  This is the 6th in my apple still life mini series. Only 3 left. Yay! I was pretty excited to paint this one since I just love the idea of it. Plus, with all of the cuts it was more of a challenge than […]

My 4th Apple Still Life & Watercolor Fails

My 4th Apple Still Life & Watercolor Fails

I’ve finished the 4th painting “Apple of Discord” in the apple still life mini series. The next two still lifes have progressed past the block in stage and the final three have been sketched. I’m enjoying these more than I thought I would and I’m […]

Red Onion Love

Red Onion Love

This week’s dramatic onion: “Appreciable Amethystine.” This one is still a tad brighter than I intended, but it was hard to cover up the beautiful bright colors I made. However, my goal to make it striking and dramatic was still met. The onion itself was a breeze […]

Owl Bouquet Still Life (In Progress)

Here is a painting I’ve been working on for a while now. I started it in 2013, but life got in the way and it was shelved. I’ve always really loved it since it features my wedding bouquet made by my mom and two brass owls […]