Pastel Paintings
Ann's Place in Pastel
Pastel on sanded paper
9.5X18, triple mat and frame
By Jeannie Johnson
$305

This was started in early spring. I went back several weeks later and everything had changed. I was glad that I had taken photos.
View of Stuart in Snow with Moon
Pastelon paper
7X18.5, double mat and frame
By Jeannie Johnson
$235

One morning I woke up to look out the window and saw this beautiful view of fresh snow and the moon was just setting. I had to get out my pastels right away!
The Way it Used to Be
Pastel on paper
6X16, mat and frame
By Jeannie Johnson
$170

This is a view from a friend's house. I left out buildings and other things. The thought hit me, "This is probably how it used to look!"
Yakima River Canyon
Pastel on sanded paper
18X29,
By Jeannie Johnson
$720

There is a sparse but calming serenity in the Yakima River canyon. Pause and allow this painting to transport you there.
View of Stuarts from Marian's
Pastel on paper
9.5X26, double mat and frame
By Jeannie Johnson
$395  SOLD

One of my favorite places to paint is at my friend's house. Marian's place is just full of beautiful views!
Fire Truck at Liberty
Pastel on sanded paper
24X14, double mat and frame
By Jeannie Johnson
$485

There was so much to see in the historic town of Liberty. This fire truck invited me to make a painting of it as it peeked around an old building.
Pitcher With Flowers
Pastel on paper
15X11, double mat and frame
By Jeannie Johnson
$265

I like the richness of this piece. It
wouldn't have been complete without
the apples.
Tulip Trio
Pastel on sanded paper
16X12, double mat and frame
By Jeannie Johnson
$290

I love the spring and nothing says "Spring" like tulips!
Ellensburg Train Depot Loading Dock
Pastel on paper
11.5X18,mat and frame
By Jeannie Johnson
$315

I love to find those jewels to paint in the out-of-the-way places. This was in the parking area of the Ellensburg Train Depot. Everything felt so abandoned—not even a bird was there.

Tree In Field, late fall
Pastel on paper
5.5X17.5,mat and frame
By Jeannie Johnson
$185

This is a part of a series I did on trees. I've been drawn to these golden colors lately. Maybe I am enjoying the "golden years", who knows!
 
Barge Hall, 1908
Pastel on paper
8X12,mat and frame
By Jeannie Johnson
$160

Much of Barge Hall is still the same today as it was in 1908. Notice the house on the right. It is still there today. I enjoyed trying to capture what might have been.

Fresh Snow (Stuarts)
Pastel on paper
5X17,double mat and frame
By Jeannie Johnson
$160

The view from my back yard is different every time I look at it. This is what it looked like one morning after it had snowed during the night.

View From Sharon's
Pastel on paper
7.5X11.5,double mat and frame
By Jeannie Johnson
$175

I paint with a group of artists every week. Often we will go to someone's house. This painting was done at Sharon's. She lives in Badger Pocket area of Ellensburg.

Windmill and Sheep
Pastel on paper
7.5X11.5,double mat and frame
By Jeannie Johnson
$165

The reference for this painting is in
Williamsburg, Virginia. I visited my
family there in 2006. What a beautiful place!

Czech Republic Landscape
Pastel on paper
9X26, mat and frame
By Jeannie Johnson
$365

I got to go the Czech Republic to help with an English Camp. While I was there we went on a lot of walks. The landscape is just beautiful there!

Oregon Coast with Seagull
Pastel on paper
8X26, triple mat and frame
By Jeannie Johnson
$295

My husband and I had a lovely vacation on the Oregon Coast one summer. This was the view from our porch. I painted every day!

Garden Blessings
Pastel on paper
8X18,triple mat and frame
By Jeannie Johnson
$255

This was a still life I did with my painting group. We set up several items on a table and this is what I chose to do.

Red Barn in Golden Wheat
Pastel on paper
10.5X14.5, double mat and frame
By Jeannie Johnson
$245  SOLD

I love the state I live in for all of its different kinds of beauty. This is one of those beauties.

Gloriosa Daisy Study
Pastel on paper
10X16, double mat and frame
By Jeannie Johnson
$210  SOLD

I love daisies. They're casual and make you feel happy and optimistic.

Christmas Delights
Pastel on paper
7.5X11.5,double mat and frame
By Jeannie Johnson
$165

This was a still life that my painting group set up for us to paint. I decided to paint it in pastels. I like the softness the pastels gave and yet the sparkle of Christmas too.

Cox Canyon Vineyard 2
Paste on paper
15X28, double mat and frame
By Jeannie Johnson
$575

This vineyard is located on Canyon Road between Ellensburg and Yakima. It’s a beautiful location everywhere you look.

Afternoon Reprieve
Pastel on paper
12X9,double mat and frame
By Jeannie Johnson
$205  SOLD 

Some days can get so crazy. We need to stop and forget about the jobs to be done and just take time to relax during the day.

Mt Stuart at Indian John Hill
Pastel on paper
8.5X12,double mat and frame
By Jeannie Johnson
$185

This is the beautiful view you can see from Indian John Hill rest stop. I thought about adding some buildings in the field and decided it would take away from what nature had done.

Czech Landscape
Pastel on paper
7.5X11.5, mat and frame
By Jeannie Johnson
$145

I went with my church to Czech Republic for a mission trip. We rode the train through the countryside. It is a beautiful country!
Red Window and Yellow Roses
Pastel on sanded paper
18X26, double mat and frame
By Jeannie Johnson
$645

I was struck by the contrast of colors and the reflections in the window when I saw this. I stopped working on everything else and started on this!
Tree In Field, winter
Pastel on paper
6X24,mat and frame
By Jeannie Johnson
$265

This is a part of a series I did on trees. I like the serenity of this scene. I think we need more of this kind of peacefulness in our lives.

Yakima River Canyon 2
Pastel on sanded paper
7.5X11.5, mat and frame
By Jeannie Johnson
$160

This was the last painting I did plein aire in 2008. The weather was frigid but the painting was worth it.
Fruit and Twigs
Pastel on sanded paper
25.5X13.5, double mat and frame
By Jeannie Johnson
$495

I used my mother's jadeite bowl for this still life. I've used it before and I'm sure I will use it again. It's one of my favorites.