Sunday, December 27, 2009

Kari Tirrel Oil Painting

Kari Tirrell by Dyanne Parker 8 x 10 Oil on hardboard 180 artists painted one another orchestrated by Karin Jurick, Atlanta, Different Strokes From Different Folks. Visit to see all the interpretations and all the artists that participate in this great challenge. Karin posts a photo, and artists all over the world create their interpretation. I have been doing this for one year. I really enjoyed this challenge. I love doing portraits and I enjoyed painting Tari as she is beautiful and and a wonderful artist. Visit her blog to see the portrait she created of me in pastels. She is amazing. Click here for Different Strokes From Different Folks. Click here for Kari Tirrell "Have a great 2010 and always keep creating", Dyanne

Wednesday, November 18, 2009

Late by Dyanne Parker

Late 8 x 10 acrylic on hardboard. This painting is part of the Different Strokes from Different Folks challenge by Karin Jurick. She posts a photo and artists from all over the world all create their interpretation. I appreciate Karin for her continuous efforts to include and inspire us all. Click here to visit DSFDF I can truly relate to this handsome man who seems to have possibly missed his flight. Airport travel is not what it used to be. This painting is for sale for $110.

Saturday, November 7, 2009

Billy Graham, Just As I Am Oil Painting by Dyanne Parker

Billy Graham, Just As I Am 11 x 14 oil on canvas board. He speaks the truth and has influenced millions. $230 includes shipping

Sunday, November 1, 2009

Miami Nice by Dyanne Parker

Miami Nice 18 x 24 oil and acrylic on canvas board. South Beach with it's tropical breeze, restaurants, beach and hotels is always nice. A classic get-a-way! email: $375 includes shipping

Tuesday, October 27, 2009

Merry Rooftops by Dyanne Parker

Merry Rooftops 8 x 10 oil on hardboard This painting was done for DSFDF, (different strokes from different folks) Karin Jurick, Fine Artist from Atlanta posts a photo and artists from all over the world create their interpretation. email: This painting is for sale for $145.00 includes shipping. Just in time for the holidays.

Friday, October 23, 2009

Let's Ketchup Original Oil Painting by Dyanne Parker

Let's Ketchup 18 x 24 oil on canvas Original painting of socializing in an outdoor tropical restaurant, just doing some ketchup with friends and family. email me: $375 for original oil painting, includes shipping.

Wednesday, October 14, 2009

Marilyn Monroe by Dyanne Parker

Marilyn Monroe 18 x 24 acrylic on canvas, signed and sealed. Loved painting Marilyn. Actually played the role of Marilyn many years ago. She's a classic. email: $270 plus $15 shipping

Tuesday, September 22, 2009

Sweet Baby Grace

Sweet Baby Grace Photograph Grace Elizabeth arrived 9-16-09 She weighed 7 lbs. 6 oz. 20.5 inches long. So proud of my new little grandaughter.

Friday, September 4, 2009

Sisters by Dyanne Parker

Sisters 11 x 14 oil on hardboard Three sisters gaze upon the "Two Sisters aka On the Terrace" by Pierre Auguste Renoir 1881 at the Chicago Museum of Art. There are no greater friends than sisters. NFS

Thursday, August 27, 2009

In the Spotlight by Dyanne Parker

In the Spotlight 8 x 10 oil on hardboard She's nervous but knows that curtain will rise and she is in the spotlight. Sometimes we just have to go for it. $145 includes shipping

Saturday, August 22, 2009

Grace by Dyanne Parker

Grace, Coming Soon 30 x 24 acrylic on canvas. NFS. Waiting for Grace to arrive and this painting is for her nursery. Her theme is Precious Moments and all done in shabby chic florals. My baby is having a baby. Gramma now for the third time. LOVE IT! Will send out a notice when Grace Elizabeth arrives. I know Sally (mom) full of grace, will be so thrilled.

Saturday, July 25, 2009

Lilacs for Mom

Lilacs for Mom 11 x 14 acrylic NFS So great to spend time with my mom and did painting as demo for her so she can now express herself as an artist. She's the best mom ever and will always inspire me.

Sunday, July 5, 2009


Anthony 11 x 14 acrylic on canvas Commissioned for Josie and Bob of their sweet grandson. NFS

Say Cheese by Dyanne Parker

Say Cheese 11 x 14 acrylic on canvas Commissioned for Elba and Mike of their smart and handsome grandson. NFS

Friday, July 3, 2009

Michael Jackson

Michael Jackson 12 x 16 acrylic on canvas panel. His music and dance will be with us forever. $300 includes shipping in US email me:

Monday, June 22, 2009

Lady in Red by Dyanne Parker

Lady in Red 16 x 20 acrylic on wrapped canvas, sides are continued with the painting so can be hung as is or framed. This woman is beautiful in her red hat, ruby lips and rosy cheeks. I wonder where she is and where she is heading. She brightens a room and your heart by just looking at her. $350 plus $20 shipping

Baby Steps by Dyanne Parker

Baby Steps 8 x 10 acrylic on canvas These shoes were given to my daughter for her daughter who will be arriving in the next couple of months. They remind me that no matter what day we're in, we should appreciate that day and take baby steps towards the goals we have before us. Every step we take takes us in a certain direction and when we are cautious and take baby steps and not always huge leaps, then it's not so difficult to stop or turn around if we have to. Sold to a wonderful friend in the UK

Handpicked by Dyanne Parker

Handpicked 16 x 20 acrylic on canvas, sides painted with scene. I remember getting hand picked roses from my husband when we were dating. He chose each one individually. They were vibrant and the reds were the deepest reds I had ever seen. They lasted longer than any roses I have ever received to this day. This boy knows how special it is to actually handpick roses for someone special. Maybe they are heading your way? $350 includes shipping

Wednesday, June 10, 2009

No Place Like Home

No Place Like Home 18 x 24 acrylic on canvas panel $300 includes shipping

Tuesday, May 26, 2009

Garden Flow

Garden Flow 16 x 20 acrylic on canvas sides are painted so can be hung with or without a frame. $300 includes shipping in US

Wednesday, May 20, 2009


NY RUSH HOUR 11 x 14 oil on masonite Palette knife and loose brush strokes creating a more abstract look at a somewhat hazy day during rush hour in New York. $120 includes shipping

Sunday, May 3, 2009

We Are Family by Dyanne Parker

We Are Family 8 x 10 acrylic on canvas panel Nothing like family! $110 includes shipping

Friday, May 1, 2009

Lucky Duck

Lucky Duck 4 x 6 acrylic on canvas panel. Towel dried, masked and ready. NFS

Natural Beauty by Dyanne Parker

Natural Beauty 8 x 10 oil on hardboard Her eyes are full of curiosity, innocence and beauty. Ready to be framed. SOLD to a wonderful friend in the UK

Tuesday, April 28, 2009

Wisteria View

Wisteria View 11 x 14 acrylic on canvas board The view from the outside is as beautiful as the view from the inside. Ready to be framed in standard frame. $ 100 includes shipping

Friday, April 24, 2009

Companions of Diana by Dyanne Parker

Companions of Diana 9 x 12 oil on gessoed board This painting is part of the Different Strokes from Different Folks challenge by Karin Jurick, Artist. Karin posts a photo and artists create their interpretation. The photo she chose was the statue titled: Companion of Diana. As you will see this painting has an added companion. Isn't it just like a little girl to want to take care of the dog by trying to give him a bone. It looks like Diana is saying, "Go ahead, you can take the bone". $125 includes shipping.

Monday, April 20, 2009

Bill Bachmann, Path of a Photographer by Dyanne Parker

Path of a Photographer 30 x 24 acrylic on canvas, NFS This is Bill Bachmann, world renowned photographer, resides in Central Florida and has photographed in over 170 countries and now traveling to Cuba. He stated I could choose to paint any of his photos since we have been acquainted for almost 20 years and I chose to paint a personal favorite photo he owned given to his mother in 1979. Bill does not like to be in front of the camera or in the limelight. He prefers to be behind the scenes but I felt so strong to debut him in this painting as he has traveled a path no man had ever trod. Thank you Bill and and even tho you don't like to admit it, you are a celebrity.

Wednesday, April 1, 2009

Family Ties by Dyanne Parker

Family Ties 9 x 12 oil on board Different Stokes from Different Folks Challenge by Karin Jurick, she posts a photo every two weeks and over 100 artists paint all different interpretations. $95 includes shipping

Thursday, March 26, 2009

Winnie and Pooh by Dyanne Parker

Winnie and Pooh 6 x 8 oil on canvas panel. She holds him, loves him, hugs him and sleeps with him. She protects him at all cost. The perfect relationship. Who doesn't love Pooh? NFS

Tuesday, March 24, 2009

Cherry Couple by Dyanne Parker

Cherry Couple 4 x 6 acrylic on canvas panel, with gold ornate frame as shown. $155 includes shipping and frame.