Tag: Vintage Toys

Space Pilot by K Henderson

Space Pilot, 24 x 48, oil on linen I've been wanting to paint this Vintage Board Game for a long time. The graphics are bright yet the box has seen better days. My kind of game! Inquire See more of my Contemporary Realism paintings on My Blog http://khendersonart.blogspot.com/

Saturday Matinee by K Henderson

Saturday Matinee, 24 x 20, oil on canvas Remember when movies cost a dime and the cowboy serials were all the rage? Ok, neither do I. But this painting Saturday Matinee brings those time back with a  Tom Mix poster, our favorite cowboy, Howdy Doody, a cowgirl sweetheart, American Indian, a horse and a six…

The Dentist by K Henderson

The Dentist, oil on board, 10 x 8 This is from my series of  small, fun trompe l'oeil oil paintings of  cards from vintage games.   The Dentist is from the 1938 game 'Who is the Thief'. Note: No vintage card was harmed in the making of this painting. I scan my cards and print…

Forever Brave by K Henderson

Forever Brave,12" x 9" oil on board.  This little guy is one of my favorite vintage ceramic figures. He’s a little warrior with a tomahawk. He is standing in front of a wool blanket. Can you tell that I love the color Red? As I’ve said before, I love painting the different textures. The roughness…

Summerfall by K. Henderson

Summerfall, 36" x 30", oil on canvas Summerfall is another of my contemporary realism oil paintings featuring my vintage toys and ceramics. The main figure is the Indian Princess marionette, Winterspring Summerfall, from the Howdy Doody television show. Also included is a vintage scarf, a chalk figure (the kind you used to be able to…

Hopalong Cassidy by K Henderson

Hopalong Cassidy, 20" x 30", oil on canvas This vintage game has a copyright date of 1950 from Milton Bradley. The vintage cap gun is a Pony Boy. Hopalong Cassidy was the hero of 28 western novels, 66 movies and 52 episode for Television. Every movie and TV showed starred William Boyd. His popularity was…

A Cowboy's Life by K Henderson

A Cowboy's Life, oil on cradled board, 18 x 24 I had so much fun with this trompe l'oeil painting! Howdy is at rest with his horses and his gal. I hope you are enjoying my "Toys in a Box" series as much as I am because there are more to come. Available See more…

CowGirl Clarabelle Vintage Card by K Henderson

CowGirl Clarabelle, 10 x 8, oil on board This is the third painting  in my most recent Old Maid Cards trilogy. The theme of these three is Cowboys and Indians. The three paintings can be seen and purchased at Lovetts Gallery See more of my Contemporary Realism on My Blog http://khendersonart.blogspot.com

Corny Cowboy by K Henderson

Corny Cowboy, 10 x 8, oil on board This is the second  in my most recent Old Maid Cards trilogy. The theme of these three is Cowboys and Indians. The three paintings can be seen and purchased at Lovetts Gallery See more of my Contemporary Realism on My Blog http://khendersonart.blogspot.com

K. Henderson Celebrates National Play Monopoly Day

Monopoly Game, 12 x 9, oil painting on cradled board   National Play Monopoly Day is celebrated every year on November 19.   Known as one of the most popular board games in the world, the game that was originally based on a board game designed by Elizabeth Magie in 1902, Monopoly has been played…

The Pianist by K Henderson

The Pianist, 10 x 8, oil on board It's been a while since I've created a small painting based on a Vintage Game Card.  This card is from a game called Who's the Thief? I like to paint these cards in groups of 3 with a similar theme. This is the third card in my…