Tangerines Unfurled watercolor by Andrea Kantrowitz

"Unfurled" by Andrea Kantrowitz, oil on canvas

abstracted still life painting by Carolee Clark

Daily Painting, “At Your Local Grocers,” contemporary abstracted still life

Daily Painting, At Your Local Grocers, contemporary abstracted still life, painting by artist Carolee Clark

"Cipolle Italiane": Robin Erickson, Watercolor.   Oh my goodness...lovely!

Artist: Robin Erickson, watercolor contemporary botanical art still life vegetables painting jd

'Cracked' By Michael Naples  Medium: Oil Paint on 1/4" Board Size: Approx 6"x6" I like the idea of looking at openings within everyday items

'Cracked' By Michael Naples (Oil paint)

Hamburger collage. Possibly a good Matisse, cutting with scissors, lesson plan.

45 Construction Paper Hamburger Collage Lesson Plan: Sculpture for Kids - KinderArt

still life paintings - paintings by erin fitzhugh gregory

still life paintings - paintings by erin fitzhugh gregory:

[— Anne Abgott | Award-Winning Watercolor Artist]  ... Beautiful artistic interpretation of cocktails!

Print by award-winning watercolor artist, Anne Abgott, would be great for a home bar or bar cart.

Eileen Downes artist collage pears fruit torn paper painting

Eileen Downes the collage artist who "paints" with bits of torn paper for a palette

Tjalf Sparnaay - I chose this Artist because of his realistic approach to his artwork and design. Personally I amazed by how much detail and tone has integrated within one another to create a real life form of an object. Sparnaay can take the simplicity of an object i.e. a bread roll, and can make it the highlight of the entire frame.

Cheeseburger, 2012 (Tjalf Sparnaay) NPR article showing connection to Vermeer.

Cabbage on Black Background by Susanna Blaxill  "The blues, greens and purples in this cabbage study appeared most vibrant and exciting when set against a black background. A looser watercolour style was used to express the flowing hues of the subject, and the generous character of the plant."  Susannah is a modern Australian artist specializing in botanical watercolors and pencil drawings.  Her life and work are featured on www.blaxill.com

Cabbage on Black ~ Susannah Blaxill

"Cupcake Torn Paper Collage, Big Night 12083" - Original Fine Art for Sale - © Nancy Standlee

Nancy Standlee Fine Art: Cupcake Torn Paper Collage Painting, "Big Night", 12083 by Texas Collage Artist Nancy Standlee

From 1971, by Janet Fish. She uses pastels to create this great drawing of peaches. The highlights make it possible to visualize the clear wrapping over the fruit.

Janet Fish Peaches 1971 pastel on paper

Kay Smith- Gallery of Paintings by Texas artist Kay Smith on DailyPainters.com, Page 9

"Bunch of Carrots" - Kay Smith, watercolor, 2015 {vegetable still life art painting

Apple of Many Words, painting by artist Carol Schiff Great collage ideas.

Apple of Many Words Original art painting by Carol Schiff - DailyPainters.com

Apple of Many Words ♦♦ torn paper painting by artist Carol Schiff

Dutch artist Tjalf Sparnaay uses his style of 'mega-realism' to create incredibly life-like pictures of desserts and other food.

A feast for the eyes: Artist's incredible oil paintings of food look good enough to eat

The work of Dutch artist Tjalf Sparnaay. The hopes his paintings allow the viewer to 're-experience reality, to re-discover the essence of the thing that has become so ordinary'

Artist: Luigi Benedicenti, realist {contemporary realism #hyperreal ice cream still life photorealism painting} <3

Luigi Benedicenti - modern exponent of "extreme realism". Benedicenti replaces the fish and meat that used to decorate the dining rooms of the leisure class with contemporary Italian patisserie, ice cream and classy drinks.