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Maine Sprout: Sisters

painting and text by Colin Page I’m looking forwrad to the day when I can get the girls to sit still and pose for me, but for now, I paint them from photos. It’s still a bit tricky and involves using several different reference pics. This is one of my favorite paintings from this past […]

Beaching With My Girls

photograph by Justin Gove

Maine Sprout

painting by Colin Page I don’t get many opportunities to paint my daughters from life, but I have done a few quick sketches when they are young and less mobile. [This is a] quick sketch of my youngest daughter painted from life. She’s a bit squirmy, but a fun challenge to paint. [This painting] was […]

Maine Sprout

paintings and sketches by Colin Page – wait, no – looks like someone’s taking over for her dad We really enjoy sharing Colin Page’s work here on The Maine. We especially enjoy the new collaborative territory he’s exploring with his daughter, Audrey. Stay tuned for more from this budding young artist. In the meantime, enjoy […]

Maine Sprout

paintings and sketches by Colin Page — wait, no — looks like someone’s taking over for her dad The artist preparing her drawing. Her first mixed media drawing.

Maine Sprout

photographs by Elizabeth Noble Editor’s note: We haven’t had a sketch-date from Colin in a while – but for good reason! Colin was hard at work all summer preparing for a solo exhibition of his paintings at Dowling Walsh Gallery in Rockland. The show opened at the beginning of the month, just in time for […]

Maine Sprout

painting by Colin Page On September 30 at 6:11am Elizabeth gave birth to our daughter. 8 pounds 11 and a half ounces. Everything about this experience has been amazing for me. This painting does not have Audrey in it, but it is all about her.

Maine Sprout

sketches and painting by Colin Page On September 30 at 6:11am Elizabeth gave birth to our daughter. 8 pounds 11 and a half ounces. Everything about this experience has been amazing for me.

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