Jim O'Neil's photos


  • Passing seen

    Charcoal and acrylic.

  • The spark of being

    Mixed mediums; charcoal, acrylic, linseed oil, varnish on sketch paper.

  • a thingamabob

    A thinghamabob to do whatist. So! When you can't find a tool, or you don't want to order one and wait for it, or run around the stores trying to find the tool you need or a close substitute, if you are like me you make it yourself. I wasn't going to…


  • Tiller's finished

    The tiller I've been working on is pretty much finished but alas, I'll have to wait until the ice is off the lakes to test in in the boat. ;-)

  • Do you hear it too?

    Multi-mediums, 11 by 14 inches.

  • Someday



  • Visiting neighbor

    Last night this moose stopped by for a snack. The picture, I know, is grainy but light conditions were poor and I didn't want to get too close and disturb her meal.

  • Midnight

    OK, both Noon and Midnight were sketches I made at a life drawing session, with Alaska willow charcoal (Made from willows in my yard) on 11 by 14 inch sketch paper. I temporarily 'fixed the charcoal with hair spray, then coated the back with linseed oil,…

  • Noon

    OK, both Noon and Midnight were sketches I made at a life drawing session, with Alaska willow charcoal (Made from willows in my yard) on 11 by 14 inch sketch paper. I temporarily 'fixed the charcoal with hair spray, then coated the back with linseed oil,…


  • getting closer

    I've started working the tiller in to shape, a fair amount of planing, rasping, sanding, etc., to go before it's finished though.

  • tiller glued

    So! The steaming went quite well and the tiller is dried and glued, ready for shaping.

  • When things are right

    Sumi-e, brushed ink on 'rice' paper


  • OM

    Oil pastels

  • lasting

    Alaska willow charcoal on 11 by 14 inch sketch paper

  • Trusting

    Alaska willow charcoal on 11 by 14 inch sketch paper


  • Emily

    Oil pastels on Bristol vellum paper

  • 6April2018

    This year's snow dump off the roof.

  • Texas longneck

    OK, playing around. Oil pastels on Bristol vellum paper, 11 by 14 inches.


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