Linda Wesner Art

Have you ever found a bundle of old letters or photos – yours or your family’s – and felt that tug of emotion between past and present? That is the feeling I try to create in my realistic colored pencil drawings, paintings, and quirky collages.

Winter Herald: November 29, 2020

Pull up your garden, store your tools, and sit by the fire with turkey soup.

Forgotten Doorways: November 22, 2020

Do you ever have the unexpected sense you’ve been to a house before?

Vantage Point: November 15, 2020

Fleeting grace along the shore delights us on a fall walk.

Field Trinity: November 8, 2020

These warm sunny days along fields stretching to the sky fill us with joy.

Shed Companions: November 1, 2020

8×10, oil on canvas

Old buildings sitting side by side remind me of comfortable companions.

Off Line: October 25, 2020

Waiting for something to happen on a lonely country road in Ohio. Selected for Zanesville Art Museum’s 75th Annual, on view online until January 8 at

Finished Painting: October 18, 2020

Brilliant and bold calls to me during these unusual times.

Forgotten Farmhouse: October 11, 2020

Fall days remind me of sketching this house by the roadside with Mom.

Hugging the Bend: October 4, 2020

We wonder how country roads were laid out, curving along property lines.

Moon Rising: September 27, 2020

Moon beams illuminate passing farms as we drive through the night.