Open Gate – Dec. 30, 2009 – Original Oil Painting Blog by American Oil Painter Daryl Urig

Open Gate – Dec. 30, 2009

A Daily Painter – A Painting A Week
Original Oil Painting Blog by American Oil Painter Daryl Urig.
12 x 24 inches, oil on canvas
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American Oil Painter Daryl Urig is a member of The Portrait Society of America, Oil Painters of America and Cincinnati Art Club. He has taught at the University of Cincinnati for over 8 years and is president of Total Media Source Inc.

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Autumn Gourds – Dec. 21, 2009 – Original Oil Painting Blog by American Oil Painter Daryl Urig

Autumn Gourds – Dec. 21, 2009

A Daily Painter – A Painting A Week
Original Oil Painting Blog by American Oil Painter Daryl Urig.
12x 24 inches, oil on canvas
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Price: Contact: Robyn@DarylUrig.com

American Oil Painter Daryl Urig is a member of The Portrait Society of America, Oil Painters of America and Cincinnati Art Club. He has taught at the University of Cincinnati for over 8 years and is president of Total Media Source Inc.

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The Blind Leading the Blind – Dec. 11, 2009 – Original Oil Painting Blog by American Oil Painter Daryl Urig

The Blind Leading the Blind – Dec. 11, 2009

A Daily Painter – A Painting A Week
Original Oil Painting Blog by American Oil Painter Daryl Urig.
24 x 36 inches, oil on canvas
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Price: Contact: Robyn@DarylUrig.com

American Oil Painter Daryl Urig is a member of The Portrait Society of America, Oil Painters of America and Cincinnati Art Club. He has taught at the University of Cincinnati for over 8 years and is president of Total Media Source Inc.

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Portrait Society of America Award – Nov. 23, 2009 – Original Oil Painting Blog by American Oil Painter Daryl Urig

Against the Tide, Oil on Canvas
Portrait Society of America

It was nice to be awarded an Honorable Mention Award for a recent Portrait Society of America exhibition in Columbus, Ohio on November 15th, 2009.

After walking in the show, one of my friends brought something to my attention. This was one piece I did for myself, and I had no idea how it would be received. Thankfully, it was very well received and helped me confirm that I was headed in the right direction with my painting.

Portrait Society of America
Against the Tide, Oil on Canvas

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American Oil Painter Daryl Urig is a member of The Portrait Society of America, Oil Painters of America and Cincinnati Art Club. He has taught at the University of Cincinnati for over 8 years and is president of Total Media Source Inc.

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Why Woman in the Garden? Nov. 16, 2009 – Original Oil Painting Blog by American Oil Painter Daryl Urig

I’ve often been asked what inspired, “Women in the Garden?”

I initially thought the answer was obvious, but when I thought about it, it was not so apparent. This is what I eventually came up with:

I have always loved gardening. My mother shared her love of gardening with me at an early age, as her father had shared it with her. My grandfather gave up his job as a chemist to open a nursery and sell flowers and plants. I can remember riding on his lap on the tractor, steering down the old gravel path, as a child. Even after his death, I helped my grandmother dig shrubs.

My new wife, Robyn, and I have a joint love of gardening, so we decided to make the backyard into our own sanctuary. Doing this, I recalled Monet and his love for his garden, so I made mine in his image.

After we got married, I decided to paint her in the garden. At first, she wasn’t willing to model or particularly agreeable while doing so. I think at first she was shy about being the central focus, but she finally grew into it.

My figurative paintings are not portraits of her. But in the grander scheme of things, the piece are a collective representation of her.

See more Woman in the Garden here.

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American Oil Painter Daryl Urig is a member of The Portrait Society of America, Oil Painters of America and Cincinnati Art Club. He has taught at the University of Cincinnati for over 8 years and is president of Total Media Source Inc.

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Self-Portrait in Woods – Nov. 9, 2009 – Original Oil Painting Blog by American Oil Painter Daryl Urig

Self-Portrait in the Woods – Nov. 9, 2009

A Daily Painter – A Painting A Week
Original Oil Painting Blog by American Oil Painter Daryl Urig.
11 x 14 inches, oil on Canvas
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American Oil Painter Daryl Urig is a member of The Portrait Society of America, Oil Painters of America and Cincinnati Art Club. He has taught at the University of Cincinnati for over 8 years and is president of Total Media Source Inc.

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Old House – Oct. 22, 2009 – Original Oil Painting Blog by American Oil Painter Daryl Urig

Old House – Oct. 22, 2009

A Daily Painter – A Painting A Week
Original Oil Painting Blog by American Oil Painter Daryl Urig.
11 x 14 inches, oil on panal
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Price: Contact: Robyn@DarylUrig.com

American Oil Painter Daryl Urig is a member of The Portrait Society of America, Oil Painters of America and Cincinnati Art Club. He has taught at the University of Cincinnati for over 8 years and is president of Total Media Source Inc.

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Old House (study) – Oct. 21, 2009 – Original Oil Painting Blog by American Oil Painter Daryl Urig

Old House (study) – Oct. 21, 2009

A Daily Painter – A Painting A Week
Original Oil Painting Blog by American Oil Painter Daryl Urig.
5 x 7 inches, oil on panal
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Price: Contact: Robyn@DarylUrig.com

American Oil Painter Daryl Urig is a member of The Portrait Society of America, Oil Painters of America and Cincinnati Art Club. He has taught at the University of Cincinnati for over 8 years and is president of Total Media Source Inc.

View his Exhibit and Awards by clicking here.

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Free to Run – Oct. 19, 2009 – Original Oil Painting Blog by American Oil Painter Daryl Urig

Free to Run – Oct. 19, 2009

A Daily Painter – A Painting A Week
Original Oil Painting Blog by American Oil Painter Daryl Urig.
10 x 20 inches, oil on canvas.
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Price: Contact: Robyn@DarylUrig.com

American Oil Painter Daryl Urig is a member of The Portrait Society of America, Oil Painters of America and Cincinnati Art Club. He has taught at the University of Cincinnati for over 8 years and is president of Total Media Source Inc.

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Against the Tide – Oct. 10, 2009 – Original Oil Painting Blog by American Oil Painter Daryl Urig

Against the Tide – Oct. 10, 2009

Awarded Honorable Mention from “Portrait Society of America”
2009 Juried Exhibition View Award

Sometimes in life it seems that everything comes at you at once. In these times we are sometimes called on to stand against the tide. This painting is dedicated to my loving wife Robyn who is standing here.

A Daily Painter – A Painting A Week
Original Oil Painting Blog by American Oil Painter Daryl Urig.
11 x 14 inches, oil on canvas.
To view more paintings visit http://DarylUrig.com/blog or http://DarylUrig.com

Price: Contact: Robyn@DarylUrig.com

American Oil Painter Daryl Urig is a member of The Portrait Society of America, Oil Painters of America and Cincinnati Art Club. He has taught at the University of Cincinnati for over 8 years and is president of Total Media Source Inc.

View his Exhibit and Awards by clicking here.

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