Brilliant Sunset

Brilliant Sunset

Brilliant Sunset The brilliant sunset in this painting is another one of my experiences that I tried to capture and share.  My remembrance is of the sun adjacent to the smells and sounds of the waters.  The cloud beamed with orange against the green in the blue.  I...
Big Cloud, Water & Lake

Big Cloud, Water & Lake

Big Cloud, Water & Lake I am often mesmerized by cumulus clouds and the colors, forms and shapes that we see when we take the time to appreciate their beauty and variations.  The clouds floating above the earth are a repetitive theme in my landscapes. I engage in...
Trees and Water

Trees and Water

Trees and Water I wanted to work with both realism and impressionism in a painting. The green was what I longed for then.  A suggestion of the trees is in the reflection in the water.  The entire painting can be broken down into many separate paintings and still work....
Las Medulous, Spain

Las Medulous, Spain

Las Medulous, Spain While attending a show of my art in Leon, Spain, I was told about the famous landmark called Las Médulas, about an hour’s drive northwest of Leon.  It is a UNESCO site featuring gold mines from the era of the Roman empire.  What makes it so unusual...
Mexican Sunset

Mexican Sunset

Mexican Sunset Mexican sunset sunsets are a challenge to paint.  The challenge of capturing the colors and the reflection of the sky in the water was one that I wanted to take.  I tried to capture the unique experience of the huge, broad sky at sunset in Mexico to...