Little Me With the Big Trees

I call this painting “Little Me.” It is consistent with my redwood forest series, except for one special detail: the addition of a human form, something that I have purposely …

Small Works on Paper: Autumn Trees

I’ve been working on painting lots of small, quick studies on paper. These won’t be available to purchase until the sale I have coming up in June/July, and I’m not …

Trees in the Morning

Here’s another huge oil painting of the redwood forest–Trees in the Morning, 48″ x 36″. I’ve been skirting the line between realism and impressionism/fantasy–making choices about whether to paint the …

2 Oil Studies of Redwood Trees

Two small studies completed today–both of these are potentially to be used as the basis for future larger paintings. It can help to work out all the problems and decisions …

Twin Trees and the Milky Way

You may remember a few weeks back when I posted a video showing how I tone a canvas. Well, here is the finished painting! It’s large–a 3′ square, and has …

Tree Art: Love is in the Trees

New tree painting! Love is in the Trees 40 x 30″, Oil on Canvas Detail shots: It’s on a 1.5″ deep gallery-wrapped canvas.  The painting continues onto the sides. This …

Painting Trees

This is what happens when a puppy gets too close to my paintbrush.  What can I say?  That nose was just asking for it. Here’s the progress on this painting …

Brilliance | Painting of Sunlight in PNW Forest

Here is “Brilliance.” In this painting, I re-visited the same group of trees that I painted in my previous painting “Branches Glowing.” I painted the previous painting, above, mostly with …