Latest News ~ Bristol Maine Artist Deborah Chapin

Pemaquid Point at Low Tide, oil on linen canvas by Deborah Chapin

Pemaquid Point at Low Tide, 15×15 oil on linen, by Deborah Chapin, Maine art, Marine Art, Seascape Painting, Oil painting, Midcoast Maine

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Introduction to Patreon – Chapin

I’m opening up a channel on Patreon for my exploration of Maine,  a Video Exploration Log Painting Maine’s Coast (VELP-ME).    I am super excited to launch and start growing this community of patrons.   I’ve loved water my entire life.  From fishing, competitive swimming and sailing to just watching the ocean as a professional artist.    Living in Maine will give me a unique perspective that is difficult to come by just visiting I’m building my studio and following my bliss I never know where it might lead….

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Maine Art, Morning Light, Pemaquid Point at Dawn, by Deborah Chapin

Writeup Maine Art, Pemaquid Point, collector’s art, “Morning Light”, 12×17 oil on linen canvas by Deborah Chapin. “Morning Light”, is the first piece I’ve done off Pemaquid point for the Maine Art Portfolio.   I’m in the process of working on an idea of capturing the catspaws off the coast,  A contemporary painting idea and I’m…

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Les Vagues (the waves)-abstract marine art- waterscape- Deborah Chapin

This abstract marine art painting was painted on location is a large plein air oil.   The subject is a large abstract marine art or waterscape.   A short video was filmed while I was painting in Brittany doing this 21×34 oil painting on linen canvas.

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This Week in Maine~ Painting Moonrise (hopefully) September 12th

Moonrise over Pemaquid


5 min color sketch painted as the Moon rose over Monhegan by Deborah Chapin

5 min color sketch painted as the Moon rose over Monhegan by Deborah Chapin

Moonrise off Pemaquid Point, 12x17 plein air oil, by Deborah Chapin

Study of color and effect painted off of Pemaquid Point, Plein Air Painting started before sunset, First attempt at painting the Moon over the Sea.

Going back in October for a more complex piece. I probably will attack it differently In the mean time here are some of the video clips which I took while painting the Harvest Moon.... next month the Hunter's Moon....

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Other Seascapes Videos ~ VELPme (Video Exploration Log Painting Maine ~ Bristol Maine Artist Deborah Chapin

Paintings added to the Gallery ~ Bristol Maine Artist Deborah Chapin

Private Collection, Sold Original Oil Paintings Archives. Beach Sand Painting, Sand Castles 21x34 plein air oil by Deborah Chapin

Beach Sand Painting, Fine Art, Beach Scene, Canvas Print, Surf Painting

By Deborah Chapin

This Beach Sand Painting, Beach SceneSand Castles is a plein air oil painted on location by artist Deborah Chapin in Brittany France.  A limited printing of this work is available through the artists studio on canvas.

Canvas Art Prints, Dancing Wheat, Art print by Chapin

Canvas Art Prints, Chesapeake Plein air Series, Wild Wheat and Red Wing Black Birds by Deborah Chapin

By Deborah Chapin

Canvas Art Prints “Dancing Wheat” depicting Wild Wheat and Red Wing Black Birds. The original is 16×24. Giclée canvas art prints are produced by the artist, printed in pigment inks on archival canvas.

Charcoal drawing, portrait of women, charcoal, original by Deborah Chapin

Charcoal Drawing, Portrait Art , Original, “Sky’s The Limit” by Deborah Chapin

By Deborah Chapin

Charcoal Drawing, preliminary drawing for Sky's the Limit oil in the Water Portfolio, part of the Women Painting Women series for my book Project “Book of Water – (A Series of Portraits painted in, on and around Water), the idea of the oil painting being; to capture the way it feels to see that big blue sky, on a clear day when you feel like there are no boundaries on what you can do.  Sold unframed.

Contemporary Realism Art Print, Invincible, Water Portrait Painting, Female Portrait. Part of the Water Portrait Series by Deborah Chapin.

Contemporary Realism Art Print, Invincible, Water Portrait Painting, Female Portrait

By Deborah Chapin

One of keystone paintings in Contemporary Realism Art Prints which is part of the new water portrait series Original was 22×32 on canvas. Exhibiting at the Women Painting Women 2015 at the RJD Gallery in Sag Harbor NY.

Landscape Painting, Indian Summer, Winner of the Paint America Compeition, 16x34 original oil painted en plein air

Art Prints, Chesapeake Plein Air Series, Indian Summer, canvas print by Deborah Chapin

By Deborah Chapin

Art Prints, Landscape painting, Indian Summer, Winner of the inaugural Paint America Competition.  A part of the wetland series painting from the Chesapeake Bay.  Capturing this area at its prime.   “I painted this piece on location as a series of wetland pieces to decide the perfect location and the perfect time to paint.  The original is 16×34 and custom ordered unframed giclées are printed canvas  with permanent pigment ink are made to order ready for your framer.


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Painting Gallery of Deborah Chapin

This is my online Painting Gallery and my New Studio / Gallery in Bristol connection.   Plein Air Paintings, Marine Art, Expanded Nature/Underwater Portraits in the next phase of my career will be announced on this site.

I have always pushed my art to the next level.  I want to improve upon what I have already done.  It is for this reason that my work has evolved over the past 39 years through so many subjects.

I am building my new brick and mortar studio gallery and opening it to the public.   If you would like to more info and be kept in the loop as we build, contact the Studio here and subscribe to Patreon Page

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