Neil McAuliffe

“My “style” is realistic, but my intent is not “photo realism”. Detail in painting is important, but the final product should look like a painting. I’ve drawn and painted all my life and look forward to many more years of creating art for people to enjoy.”

        Neil grew up on Cape Cod where he began to show an early interest in creating drawings and paintings of local sea and landscapes.
        Neil received his formal training at Massachusetts College of Art where he studied illustration.
        Neil returned to Cape Cod after college as a freelance illustrator, making a living creating renderings in pen and ink and watercolor of homes, boats, businesses and golf courses.
        In 1991 Neil was commissioned to paint a series of aerial views of various prestigious sights, which were published and sold in limited editions. A few of these sites include Augusta National Golf Course, Pebble Beach Golf Links, Harvard University and the villages of Hyannisport and Osterville : all from a “Bird’s Eye View”.
        Neil spent a few years living and painting in the Caribbean, where he still finds inspiration on his annual trips south. He has met with great success painting the endless beauty of Jamaica, The Cayman Islands, Bermuda and Key West. Caribbean commissions include artwork created for Sandals Resorts, Jablum Blue Mountain Coffee Co. and Caribbean Utilities Inc.
        For the past 15 years, Neil has been working exclusively in oils. He is, for the most part, a self-taught painter, using his years of mastering warercolor to allow an easy transition to oil painting.
        When he isn’t painting, you may find Neil enjoying golf, frisbee golf or photographing the many beautiful sites on Cape Cod. He currently resides in Centerville with his wife Toni-Marie (an artist/theatre craftsman) and their two daughters, Linzy-Anne and Emma-Lee.

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#9 Wianno Golf Course

9″ x 12″

$700

Crosby Yacht Yard

24″ x 18″

$2,000

 

Wianno Yacht Club

12″ x 24″

$1,600

 

Sunday Morning Sail

15″ x 30″

$2,200

Bay Lane Landing

12″ x 24″

$1,600

SOLD

Sailing Past Crosby’s

24″ x 12″

$1,600.00

Path To Dowse’s Beach

12″ x 12″

$800

SOLD

Morning Sail of H.P.Y.C.

24″ x 12″

$1,600

Hyannisport Golf Club #18

12″ x 24″

$1,600

Fence And Roses Covells Beach

18″ x 24″

$1,600

East Bay Osterville

18″ x 24″

$2,000

Down Near Crosby’s

16″ x 20″

$1,600

Summer Shadows Dowse’s

14″ x 18″

$1,200

North Bay Seniors

24″ x 36″

$4,000

Easy Street Basin

20″ x 24″

$2,200

#4 Wianno Golf Club

8″ x 24″

$1,200

Rainbow Fleet Nantucket

12″ x 24″

$1,600

Osterville Historical Museum
155 West Bay Road
Osterville, MA 02655

508.428.5861

Admission is free.
Donations are greatly appreciated.