All posts by Steve Henderson

Steve Henderson

About Steve Henderson

Steve Henderson focuses on Emotional Realism, a fusion of color, subject matter, perspective, and intensity that he has developed into a signature style. He shows and sells his work nationwide through galleries and exhibits, as well as through his licensing agencies, Art Licensing and OC Designer Source. He has been featured on Barry Chappell's Fine Art Showcase, Art & Coin TV; been accepted into prestigious shows such as Paint the Parks, Mystic Seaport's International Exhibition, the American Society of Marine Artists National Tour, and Best of America; and is a member of the Oil Painters of America, the National Oil and Acrylic Painter's Society, the American Society of Marine Artists, and the Western Art Association.

 

Ending the Day on a Good Note

The 1940s is an era of nostalgia and classic fashion. In Ending the Day on a Good Note, a young woman literally kicks off her shoes, sits back, and enjoys the music from a gramophone that would be antique now, but not so old back then. Ending the Day on a Good Note, 24 x…

The New Hat by Steve Henderson

The New Hat — original oil on panel by Steve Henderson, 20 x 20. Frame included with sale — painting may be found at Steve Henderson Fine Art — http://stevehendersonfineart.com/works/1520326. The story of this painting:Gladys Boldman was a career woman of the 1920s – 1940s. One of four daughters of a wheat farmer, she traveled through…

Light in the Forest by Steve Henderson

It is a still, quiet evening. Two young women meet in the midst of the forest, as the sun is setting, and the light from their candles reflects upon the color and shadows of their surroundings. In modern life, we need time to think, meditate, reflect, wonder, and hope. We also need silence. Light in…

Child of Eden by Steve Henderson

Children are the most precious gift to human kind, and yet all too frequently, we forget this. Child of Eden finds a young girl in the garden, clutching a bouquet of spring radishes as she daydreams, meditative and thoughtful. Sometimes, if we forget that we are adults and we know everything, and we take time…

Christmas Story by Steve Henderson

Christmas Story, original oil painting on panel, 24 x 24 by Steve Henderson of Steve Henderson Fine Art. A young child and Santa share a moment together reading literature of the Christmas season. See the YouTube oil painting demo of this painting set to the Christmas carol, Away in a Manger, at Steve's YouTube Channel,…

Little Angel Bright by Steve Henderson

Little Angel Bright, original oil painting on panel, 24 x 24, by Steve Henderson of Steve Henderson Fine Art. Christmas is a magical time, and children believe in a world where Santa, benevolent and kind, exists. Together, Father Christmas and the little girl add the finishing touch to the Christmas tree.

Purple Iris by Steve Henderson

Simple, direct, bold — Purple Iris catches an eternal moment of spring in this 14 x 11 watercolor. I am especially excited about this work because it is a focal point of my newly launched digital workshop series — Step by Step Art Success — Watercolor, in which I teach glazing, a technique that many…

Girl in a Copper Dress, 2 — by Steve Henderson

On her own or in the three-part painting series, the Girl in a Copper Dress 2 imbues a sense of gracefulness, dance, and serenity. Rich, bold rust and burgundy hues swish with the movement of the model, who moves effortlessly through her space. The Girl in a Copper Dress 2 is an original oil painting,…

Golden Opportunity by Steve Henderson

Every day is a new, golden opportunity to progress on our journey of life, and whether the wind is at our backs or straight in our faces, we find a way to continue our forward advance. Golden Opportunity — original oil painting on canvas, 20 x 24, at Steve Henderson Fine Art — catches the…

Jubilee by Steve Henderson

A flamenco dancer in the midst of a Southwest mesa, Jubilee captures movement and grace in the midst of swirling scarlet. The warmth of the dancer in front contrasts with the cool coloration of her background. Jubilee is an original oil painting on panel, framed, 16 x 12 available at Steve Henderson Fine Art. Jubilee…