Wednesday, February 10, 2010
Today's PaintAmerica Top100 Featured Artists: Patrick Abellon and Joseph Yarnell, PAA-M
Patrick Abellon's oil painting, "The Herd" marks Pat's second appearance in a PaintAmerica show. He had a mini painting in the 2007 show. "The Herd" is "16x20" oil on canvas, priced at $1,500. Pat is originally from the Phillipines, and is definitely an "up and coming" talented artist. In addition to this painting, Pat also had a piece in the Second100.
Joseph Yarnell of Skiatook, OK, is no stranger to PaintAmerica shows. As a PaintAmerica Master Circle Member, Joseph has had work selected in five of the seven PaintAmerica national competitions to date. He has been a previous Juror Award Winner, and his painting, "Homeward Bound" was this year's Jim Bruce Juror's Award Winner. This 12" x 24" acrylic of Canada Geese migration is priced at $1,500. Joseph also had a Mini Top50 winner, "Resting Wren." It is an 8" x 10" acrylic, available at $600. Yarnell also had another painting in the Second 100.