Sunday, October 31, 2021

Monday, September 6, 2021

Thursday, February 18, 2021

Friday, January 22, 2021

Old Corn Crib


Old Corn Crib near Lieper's Fork Tennessee. (pen and ink 8x10)

Monday, January 4, 2021

Tuesday, November 3, 2020

Thursday, April 23, 2020

Sailor Tom Sharkey (gouache 9×12)


Sailor Tom Sharkey the boxer. 1871-1953 (gouache 9×12)

Quote from Wikipedia, “Thomas “Sailor Tom” Sharkey was a boxer who fought two fights with heavyweight champion James J. Jeffries. Sharkey’s recorded ring career spanned from 1893 to 1904. He is credited with having won 40 fights, 7 losses, and 5 draws. Sharkey was named to the Ring Magazine’s list of 100 greatest punchers of all time.”

“Теплая грусть” pen and ink 8x10


“Теплая грусть” a saying in Russian that means “A warm sadness”  pen and ink 8×10

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Morton-Brittain Historic Home in Nolensville Tennessee


Pen and Ink drawing of the Morton-Brittain Historic Home in Nolensville Tennessee.
Quote from Channel 4 News in Nashville…  “The Morton-Brittain House has been at its spot in Nolensville since a time it was surrounded only by farmland. Stagecoaches carried people by. It’s a survivor from a very different time. “It was built in 1870,” said Carroll Moore, president of the Nolensville Historical Society. “This house represents the former Nolensville.”

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Primm Owen House in Brentwood Tennessee (watercolor 16x10) SOLD


Primm Owen House in Brentwood Tennessee off Moore's Lane. Right across the street is the Building Springs school house and Indian mound. This is a watercolor. 16x20

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Late Summer at Primm Barn (gouache 5x7)


A late summer day at the Primm barn and property in Brentwood Tennessee. Gouache 5x7
Buy Now at, http://www.chrisousley.com/art/late-summer/

Friday, July 14, 2017

Primm Barn in the Snow (oil $200)



 
You know it, and love the view on Moore's Lane in Brentwood. This is the Primm barn in the snow. Will probably be gone soon. Oil on masonite panel 9x12 $200

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Old Building in Bell Buckle Tennessee (pen and ink 8x10 $125)


 Pen and ink drawing of a historical building in Bell Buckle TN. Russ Faxon has his sculpture studio there now. Bell Buckle is a fine place to visit year around. Cool shops and nice people. The Moon Pie festival is held there every summer.
 Buy here, chrisousley.com/art/old-building

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Primm-Owen Barn in Brentwood TN (watercolor 8x10) SOLD


Old barn on the Owen-Primm farm house property in Brentwood. Across the street is the the historic Boiling Springs Academy and the Fewkes Site American Indian burial mounds. This is watercolor on Strathmore 400 Series Watercolour paper. Good stuff. 8x10

Sunday, June 17, 2007

Lascassas TN Market (watercolor 8/5) *SOLD*


I like this little market in Lascassas TN, so I painted it last winter. It was cold that day.

Saturday, June 16, 2007

Flowers on Front Porch (watercolor 7/10) *SOLD*


These were on my front porch here in LaVergne. I had to work today so I posted this one I did in 05.

Friday, June 15, 2007

Wednesday, June 13, 2007

Abandoned Farm Home (oil 6/8) *SOLD*


Yesterday on the way home from work I found a shady spot and set up my easel in Nolensville TN and painted this old abandoned house. I did a watercolor of it last year while sitting in my car. Every time I drive by I expect it to be razed.

Monday, June 11, 2007

The Curve (watercolor 7/10) *SOLD*


Go round the curve down the hill and head on to Smyrna Tennessee. Plein aire here = Ousley as roadkill! A dangerous road as another curve was behind me, so it was back to the studio for painting. (Wm. Moore, I added the poles and wires just for you.)

Thursday, June 7, 2007

Mainstreet McMinnville TN (oil 6/8) *SOLD*


A fall day in McMinnville TN. McMinnville is a great little town in middle Tennessee. I have met a lot of nice folks there.