Window

Here is “Window.” The tops of the trees frame an opening in the sky, like a giant window looking out from the forest into the heavens. There is another subtle …

Forest Art: Suffused With Light

Here’s what I’ve been up to this month: “Suffused With Light.” This large-scale painting shows the forest on a brilliantly sunny day. White light fills the sky and washes out …

From the Forest Floor

Here is the latest in my new series of realistic 4-foot square forest paintings. It is taking me approximately 4 weeks to complete each one. “From the Forest Floor” One of …

Sun & Shadows

I’ve finished another 48″ x 48″! Here is “Sun & Shadows.” It’s a sunny summer day in the redwood forest. There is a sharp contrast between light and dark throughout the image. …

Kaleidoscopic Forest

I’ve finished another large-scale painting! Here is “Kaleidoscopic Forest.” This painting is like looking into a kaleidoscope: the vibrant rainbow of colors, the many small dynamic shapes and the dizzying …

Sun-Dappled Sequoias

Here is “Sun-Dappled Sequoias.” It is among the largest paintings I’ve done. The colors include pops of bright turquoise, purple, magenta, yellow and tangerine orange. Aside from those artistic color choices, …

Glowing Forest & Autumn Hunters

Here are two forest paintings that were both commissioned to be given as Christmas gifts. Now that they have been unveiled to their recipients, I can share them with you! Glowing …

Walk With Grace

This is a commissioned piece made for a couple with a 5-year-old daughter named Grace. I love the play on words in the title–shown here are literally two parents, on a …

Liberty

When I was about 11 years old, my family lived briefly on a farm way out in the country in Cottage Grove, Oregon, a bit south of Eugene. I was allowed …