Pat Nickerson's Art Blog

2013 Shows and Exhibits - Cape Cod Seascape Oil Paintings

I have a very full summer of outdoor shows, indoor exhibits, special events, benefits, and permanent gallery displays. If you're in the neighborhood, please stop by to say hello. OUTDOOR SHOWS Sundays: Yarmouth Art Guild / 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Cape Cod Cooperative Bank 121 Route 6A, Yarmouthport June…(continue reading)

Cape Cod Spring

Here on Cape Cod the daffodils are finally popping open their bright yellow bonnets for us all to enjoy. I have had a busy winter painting my Cape Cod seascapes and landscapes. It feels like coming out of a long hibernation.It was a long, cold snowy winter, but in my studio I spent the winter looking...(continue reading)

My Cape Cod seascape and landscape oil paintings exhibit

Thanks to all who came to the reception last night for my exhibit of Cape Cod seascapes and landscapes at the Cultural Center of Cape Cod in South Yarmouth. My framed oil paintings will be there through Sunday, May 6.If you've never been to the center, and find yourself on Cape Cod looking for something...(continue reading)

New paintings, new ideas

To an artist, winter on Cape Cod means time - time to spend valuable hours painting in my studio. One benefit of this time is the freedom to try some new techniques. I've always been a fan of wet-into-wet painting, and I still am spending plenty of time doing that. I still find wet-into-wet very...(continue reading)

New Cape Cod seascape paintings

After a very busy summer and fall, full of shows and exhibits, I'm happy to say that I have updated this site to display 11 new pieces of art depicting Cape Cod seascapes, marshes, and shores. From foggy flats on the north side of the Cape to appealing dune paths beckoning to the soft beach on the...(continue reading)

A artist's July on Cape Cod

July, glorious July!   This is what we wait for all through the snowy cold winter and cool wet spring. And July of 2011 has not disappointed.   We have had some quintessential Cape Cod weather. The beaches are spectacular with blue skies, bright blue water, light breezes, and shimmering...(continue reading)