Expressing Life Through Art - Artist Julie Lemons
Calming Waters: Wagon Train Lake Nebraska
Calming Waters: Wagon Train Lake Nebraska
Pastel on suede board $600 Best of Show Lincoln Artists' Guild 2015 Spring Show
Country Road Across the Hills
Country Road Across the Hills
This is a scene just northeast of Bennet, Nebraska. It is painted with pastels on suede board.
The Blessed Road Home
The Blessed Road Home
This is a pastel painting of a scene near McCook, Nebraska. Sold
Golden Serenity: Square Bales
Golden Serenity: Square Bales
Pastels $600 Close to Bennet, Nebraska 1st Place Nebraska State Fair 2015
Sunset Flare
Sunset Flare
Close to Bennet, Nebraska Pastels $500
Farm on the Horizon
Farm on the Horizon
This painting is of a typical barn scene in Nebraska, only in silhouette. I enjoy the contrast of the sky with the barn and tree.
Hudson Cabin Pioneers Park
Hudson Cabin Pioneers Park
This is a pioneer prairie cabin (Hudson Cabin) in Pioneers Park, Lincoln, Nebraska. It sits to the north of one of the nature centers in the park.
Back on the Farm
Back on the Farm
Pastels I love the countryside.
The Missouri River: Brownsville, Nebraska
The Missouri River: Brownsville, Nebraska
The scene shows the Missouri River at Brownsville, Nebraska. Nebraska is on the left and Missouri on the right.
Hidden Lake
Hidden Lake
This painting is an area close to Gretna, Nebraska. It seems so peaceful. It is painted with chalk pastels. I call it Hidden Lake because I could see the water in the background.
Storm Coming
Storm Coming
This pastel painting was done from a photograph I captured of a farm just West of Hastings, Nebraska. I turned off the road to get a picture and was not sure I wanted to drive into the storm. I managed to go around some of it. The sky was so beautiful with the touch of red in the distance.
Trail Home
Trail Home
This scene is located near Seward, Nebraska. My husband and I were geocaching when we came across this area. Geocaching (worldwide scavenger hunt) is a great way to go places we have never been, enjoy nature and get some exercise. This pastel painting was donated to a local charity fundraiser.
My Neighborhood
My Neighborhood
This pastel painting is of my neighborhood in Bennet, Nebraska. Sometimes it is beautiful when the storms roll in. The colors can be so magnificent.
Open Spaces
Open Spaces
This is a painting of a barn I would pass each day as I drove to work. There was a corn field and a soy bean field on each side of the barn. The barn was torn down last fall.
Windmill
Windmill
This is a scene in Nebraska. Lots of corn and windmills. This painting is done with chalk pastels on suede board.
Pioneers Park Nature Center
Pioneers Park Nature Center
This painting is of one of two nature centers at Pioneers Park, Lincoln, Nebraska. It is a beautiful place to take a walk. The painting was done in chalk pastel.
Sunken Gardens
Sunken Gardens
This pastel painting is of the Sunken Gardens in Lincoln, Nebraska. I use chalk pastels on suede board. It is such a beautiful place and the flowers and foliage lasts several months. I enjoyed participating in the Art in the Gardens the past two years. SOLD In private collection.
Winter Farm
Winter Farm
This pastel is a typical winter scene in Nebraska farmland.
Night Stalks
Night Stalks
Watercolor $500
Sunset Ridge
Sunset Ridge
Watercolor $600
Homeland
Homeland
Pastel Sold In Private Collection
Golden Waves
Golden Waves
Watercolor and Ink - In Private Collection, Missouri
Sunset Over the Willows
Sunset Over the Willows
Watercolor
Coming Home
Coming Home
Pastels Honorable Mention Lincoln Artists' Guild
The Edge of Harvest
The Edge of Harvest
Pastels Sold In Private Collection
Rising Up
Rising Up
Ezekiel 37:3-5 Spiritual painting in pastels
Valley of the Dry Bones
Valley of the Dry Bones
Ezekiel 37 Spiritual painting in pastels
Angelic Sound
Angelic Sound
Watercolor from a scene at a Bed and Breakfast in Marshall, MN. The angel was a grayish stone. I enjoyed adding more
Peace
Peace
This pastel painting was inspired by God's love. Painted during church praise and worship. Matt. 10:16
Tree of Life
Tree of Life
This soft pastel painting was done on suede board. It was painted during praise and worship at church, inspired by Revelations 22.
The Harvest
The Harvest
Chalk Pastels Inspiration from God for this painting comes from two verses. Matt. 9:37-38 “...the harvest is plentiful, yet the laborers are few.” And John 1:5 “I am the vine, ye are the branches.” I am thankful to The Lord as He guides me.
All Power
All Power
Pastel In Private Collection. NFS
"Restful Joy"
"Restful Joy"
Young giraffe from the Topeka, Kansas Zoo Pastels $Inquire
Happy Sadie
Happy Sadie
Pastels $300
Colonel Bourbon
Colonel Bourbon
Pastel Commission, In Private Collection of Keith Larsen This piece was on the front cover of the Lincoln 55+ Senior Paper Fall 2008 issue, Lincoln, NE.
Jazz to the Bone
Jazz to the Bone
Soft Pastel on Suede Board Best of Show, Lincoln Artists' Guild Fall 2013 Juried Show, Bennet Martin Library This was my daughter's doggy and I play the flute.
A Touch of Ink
A Touch of Ink
Watercolor & Ink
Kiss Me
Kiss Me
Watercolor and Ink SOLD
Happy In Blue
Happy In Blue
Watercolor & Ink - In Private Collection
Butterfly Dazzle
Butterfly Dazzle
Watercolor - In Private Collection
A Lot to Talk About
A Lot to Talk About
Pastels Honorable Mention Award Scene from Merritt Lake, NE $250
Bob the Swan
Bob the Swan
Watercolor and Ink, my bother's swan named Bob
Macaw II
Macaw II
Watercolor & Ink
Macaw I
Macaw I
Watercolor & Ink
Tropical Primary Colors
Tropical Primary Colors
Pastels - Sold In Private Collection SOLD, In private collection
Scarlet's Post
Scarlet's Post
Pastels
"Coat of Blue"
"Coat of Blue"
Hyacinth Macaw from Dallas World Aquarium, pastels
Lil' Jax
Lil' Jax
Pastels
"Mikula"
"Mikula"
Pastels $Inquire People's Choice Award Nebraska Bookstore-LAG 2011 Art Show
"Samson"
"Samson"
Cougar at the David Traylor Zoo of Emporia, Kansas, Pastels
The Protector
The Protector
Pastels
Motherhood
Motherhood
Pastels $400
Contemplating
Contemplating
Pastels
Beach Beauty
Beach Beauty
Pastels
"Sleepy Fox"
"Sleepy Fox"
Pastels Fox from Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium, Omaha, NE
"Avus and Zuri" Topeka Zoo, Kansas
"Avus and Zuri" Topeka Zoo, Kansas
Pastels $Inquire
Iquana
Iquana
Pastels Award Winner Merit Award Lincoln Artists Guild Juried Show $400
Little Library Art by Julie Lemons
Little Library Art by Julie Lemons
Library located in Hadar, NE
The Princess
The Princess
Watercolor & Ink - Sold
Petals of Harmony
Petals of Harmony
Pastels People's Choice Award NE Book Store Art Dept. Annual Juried Show Sold (will do commissions)
Freedom On Their Shoulders
Freedom On Their Shoulders
In Private Collection Best of Show 2008
Static Line
Static Line
SFG, Blackhawk, Okinawa Japan. Static Line, side door Hollywood day jump at the Ishema, Island DZ
Scattered Toys
Scattered Toys
Pastels
Grandma's Boy: Portrait of Noah 1st Place State Award & 1st Place National Award in Pastels, American Mothers Inc® 2009
Grandma's Boy: Portrait of Noah 1st Place State Award & 1st Place National Award in Pastels, American Mothers Inc® 2009
"Friends and Teddy"
"Friends and Teddy"
Watercolor SOLD
Catching the Rain
Catching the Rain
Pastels
Alie
Alie
Pastel Portrait In Private Collection
Jeweled Lady
Jeweled Lady
Charcoal and chalk $200
Path of Colors
Path of Colors
Pastels Sold Permanent Collection at Morton-James Public Library, Nebraska City, Nebraska
Details
Details
Pastels Sold Permanent Collection at Morton-James Public Library, Nebraska City, Nebraska
Pearl Curl
Pearl Curl
Watercolor and ink, my kitty, Pearl
Babs
Babs
Pastels People's Choice Award $800
All That Jazz Cat
All That Jazz Cat
Pastels
Raydon
Raydon
Pastels
Snickers
Snickers
Pastels Commission In Private In Private Collection
Geneva I
Geneva I
Pastels
Three Pairs Plus One
Three Pairs Plus One
Pastels Award Winning Dorothy Dane Award LAG Juried Show !st Place NE State Fair $400
By The Shore
By The Shore
Watercolor I love picking up sea shells. Sold
Dancing in Red
Dancing in Red
Orchid Pastels $185
Peppers
Peppers
Pastels $155
Roses Over the Top
Roses Over the Top
Watercolor & Ink
Sunshine Unfolding
Sunshine Unfolding
Pastels $220
Lilies
Lilies
Pastels Sold In Private Collection
Orange Passion
Orange Passion
Pastel Best of Class/Show Annual Lincoln Orchid Society Juried Show
Tiger Lily
Tiger Lily
Watercolor $185
Yellow Surprise
Yellow Surprise
Pastels $250
Soft Enchantment Award at the Lincoln Orchid Society 2009 Show
Soft Enchantment Award at the Lincoln Orchid Society 2009 Show
Pastels $95
Julie demonstrating floral pastels
Julie demonstrating floral pastels
Lincoln Artists' Guild Program 2008
















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