Upcoming show in New Cannan, Connecticut at Sorelle Gallery

Connemara Cottage - 9" x 12"

Connemara Cottage – 9″ x 12″

Field of Flowers - 24" x 36"

Field of Flowers – 24″ x 36″

Join John C. Traynor For

A Tranquil View

Artist Reception with Lecture

at Sorelle Gallery in New Cannan, Connecticut on
Thursday, February 11th |5:00 – 8:00 | Lecture 6:15 – 6:45 
Exhibition through March 14th, 2016 
John C. Traynor’s artwork is enjoyed in over one thousand private and public collections in the United States and abroad. His painting style references 19th century painters and the Dutch Masters. Constant travel and painting on location is a prime source of inspiration for his landscapes.
or email info@sorellegallery.com, 203-920-1900

Underpainting has begun!

The underpainting has begun!

From O’Donohue’s Pub in Fanore Ireland.



Painting away in the studio…

Painting the day away!


The leaves are just beginning to change here in New Hampshire.

The leaves are beginning to change here in New Hampshire. Just in time for my 5-day class. Happy Fall!

A beautiful fall day!

Day 1. A beautiful fall day!

Painting the afternoon away!

Painting the afternoon away!

5 day class in New Hampshire

5 day class in New Hampshire



Studio Show – Columbus Day weekend – 2015

Studio Show
Fall Foliage Art Studio Tour
Swanzey, New Hampshire


Columbus Day weekend
October 10th & 11th


“City of Light” Show in NYC during the month of September 2015

“City of Light” Recent paintings of New York City along with other works
The Union Club, NYC 38 East 37th Street, New York, NY 10016
Reception – September 21st from 6pm to 8:30pm
Show on display from September 1st – September 30th
Viewing open to the public
No RSVP needed • No jeans please

NYC - The Union League Show


A beautiful weekend to paint in Watch Hill, Rhode Island

"Art Talk" at the Ocean House - August 15th, 2015 at 11am

This weekends forecast is calling for sunshine and in the 80’s in Rhode Island which equals a perfect weekend to paint.

I will be at The Ocean House​ this weekend as the Artist in Residence.

Friday Wine Reception: 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Saturday & Sunday Art Talk: 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Stop by and say hi.

Follow this link for more information: http://www.oceanhouseri.com/activities/resort-activities/artist-in-residence/


Show at The Harrison Gallery in Williamstown, MA August 1-31st, 2015

I just returned from Ireland and will have fresh paintings from Ireland along with other new works.
Artist Reception
Saturday, August 1st, 5 – 7 pm
The Harrison Gallery 39 Spring Street, Williamstown, MA
www.theharrisongallery.com     413.458.1700
Hope to see you there!

An article from my local newspaper…



New paintings added

A few new paintings today…

Spring Mix - 20"  x 16"

Spring Mix –
20″ x 16″

Christine's Tulips- 20"  x 16"

Christine’s Tulips-
20″ x 16″

Early Morning - 20"  x 24"

Early Morning –
20″ x 24″

Garden Tulips- 16"  x 12"

Garden Tulips-
16″ x 12″