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Bayou Cabins, large oil painting, Original, Barbara Haviland-Texas Artist

Bayou Cabins, large oil painting, Original, Barbara Haviland-Texas Artist

Description of Bayou Cabins Large oil painting This is my very latest Bayou Cabins that measure 24″ x 48″ on a gallery wrap canvas. It is an original oil painting done from my photos. There are Egrets, turtles, dragonfly and Spanish moss, cypress trees, and 2 cabins, lots of action in the painting and I… read more

Miss Barbara's Shrimp Boat

Miss Barbara’s Shrimp Boat

Miss Barbara’s Shrimp Boat was done from photos taken in Louisiana swamp photos. I take tons of photos of   subjects I want to paint.  This boat is 24″x 18″ and  is ready for a new home. Available here

Kenny's Cypress Plein Air

Kenny’s Cypress Plein Air

This was done plein air and at Ken’s.  Hence Ken’s Cypress and is is done in oils and measures 14″ x 11″ on a canvas panel.( I make these)                         Available  

Two Diptych Bayous Framed

Two Diptych Bayous Framed

Description of Two Diptych Bayous Framed I had these two black frames and painted the paintings to fit. They measure 10″x 12″ and are available here for you. I did these in autumn colors. Available

Blind River Church, La. landscape

Blind River Church, La. landscape

This is Blind River Church in Louisiana It is my version so it is a little different from the real church. Available for purchase Web site

Steinhagen Reservoir Dam B,Texas

Steinhagen Reservoir Dam B,Texas

Dam Be was painted as I have never seen it. They are working on the Dam and they have drained the water It looks so lush and green,   this piece was before they drained it. It was so very pretty B A Steinhagen Reservoir is located near the town of Jasper, Texas in the east… read more

Cow Bayou, landscape, Plein Air

Cow Bayou, landscape, Plein Air

Description of Cow Bayou Plein Air Cow Bayou was done in oils en Plein Air  in Orange,Texas Available here BarbaraHavilandArt.com

Gator Jump?

Gator Jump?

This painting is done in oils from a photo. He just seems to be ready to Jump. Available http://BarbaraHavilandArt.com

Moonlit Bayou

Moonlit Bayou

Moonlit Bayou is done with the intention of looking like it is bathed in moonlight. I hope you can see that. The painting is done with oils on a stretched canvas. Available BarbaraHavilandArt.com

Bald Cypress At McKinney Falls, Plein Air

Bald Cypress At McKinney Falls, Plein Air

Cypress tree at McKinney Falls was done on location.  Fun painting to do. Measures 12″x 9″ and on a gallery wrap canvas. Available BarbaraHavilandArt.com

Dena's Bald Cypress, Plein Air

Dena’s Bald Cypress, Plein Air

This is an un-usual cypress tree in that it was slanted. It really looked like this and I painted it on a 12×9 stretched canvas. We spent a weekend  painting outside a few years ago.   I go my feet wet doing this one. Available BarbaraHavilandArt.com

Bald Cypress Up Close,Plein Air

Bald Cypress Up Close,Plein Air

This painting is done in oils and measures 12″x 9″ and is done from my photos.  The painting is on a stretched canvas and is signed. NOT framed. Available BarbaraHavilandArt.com  

Old Boat,

Old Boat,

Old Boat was done from a photo from David Hale.  Thanks David   The painting is done in oils and measures 10″x20″   and is signed by me.  Barbara Haviland Available 

2 Bayous on Slate

2 Bayous on Slate

2 Bayous on Slate are done in oils. I  got the slate from a friend. each one measures 8″x 11″ Available

Homes on the Bayou, oil painting

Homes on the Bayou, oil painting

This painting measures 16″ x 10″ and is one of my Louisiana bayou paintings. I do love to paint these.I find the bayous so peaceful and serene. Of course I do not want to be there at night. Available BarbaraHavilandArt.com

Lake Hyatt , landscape

Lake Hyatt , landscape

Lake Hyatt is a local place where I live.  It is done in oils and measures 10″ x 20″. No frame unless you want one. Available BarbaraHavilandArt.com

Bayou Get-Away Cabin,landscape

Bayou Get-Away Cabin,landscape

Getaway Cabin is done in oils and measures 16″x 20″. It is done from my photos and is signed. WEBSITE Available

Ken's Cypress, landscape

Ken’s Cypress, landscape

This was done plein air and at Ken’s.  Hence Ken’s Cypress and is is done in oils and measures 14″ x 11″ on a canvas panel.( I make these) Available

Barbara's Bayou Living,Large Prints only

Barbara’s Bayou Living,Large Prints only

This triptych bayou painting is sold but let me brag at bit about it. A few years ago I got a call from some lady needing to use the image for a show on HBO called Treme.  She paid to use this image for a backdrop and sent me the large very large backdrop . … read more

Five Sisters and One Egret

Five Sisters and One Egret

Five Sisters and One Egret is done in oils from a photo given to me by a good friend. I added the egret and hope he likes the painting. I love the brightness. The painting is signed and framed. Contact me for more details. Available    

Trees at Dam B, Texas

Trees at Dam B, Texas

Trees at Dam B are rarely seen like this. Right now there is hardly any water because the corp of engineers are working on the dam. Where there was water has now become grass. The tree line was fascinating to me and I decided to paint this bunch of Cypress trees. Did the painting in oils… read more

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