Magenta Morning

Here is “Magenta Morning.” 48″ x 48″. This painting is full of warmth and light. The white sunlight pouring down from the sky is blinding up in the treetops. Golden …

Sunshine Wishes

Here is “Sunshine Wishes.” 30″ x 40″. This large-scale canvas is filled by a gloriously blinding rainbow sunburst shining through the crowns of tall trees. The acrylic painting is full …

Friday in the Rainbow Forest

Here is “Friday in the Rainbow Forest.” The setting of this painting was inspired by the beautiful Columbia River Gorge, but it evokes the feeling of many similar beautiful natural …

Evergreen Spectrum

This 12″ x 36″ panorama-format original oil painting on canvas is called “Evergreen Spectrum.” The sun breaks through the tall trees with a blinding beauty. Every color of the visible …

Sunshine

I started creating this painting four years ago, but stopped before it was finished because something about its rough, unfinished state pleased me. I hung it on the wall in …

Wild Wood

Here is Wild Wood! This painting was inspired by a photo my friend took on Wildwood Trail, a local Portland hiking spot. This “wild wood” is full of movement, the …

Jungle Glow

Here is “Jungle Glow.” This scene evokes images of birdsong and forest sprites playing. The inspiration for this painting was a photo I took on a wooded trail near the …

Jungle Lace

Here is “Jungle Lace.” I took the reference photo for this painting while hiking the beautiful Manoa Falls trail on the island of Oahu this past winter: I was inspired …

Tunnel

Here is “Tunnel.” A sunny path cuts through dense woods. Bright sunshine forms interesting negative shapes between the trunks and branches. Sunlight pours in through the opening at the end …

Reach Boldly Into Sunny Skies

This painting is called “Reach Boldly Into Sunny Skies.” I have been creating it over the past month along with my painting, “A Soft Enchanting Forest.” This 30″ x 40″ oil …