Denizen

This 16″ x 16″ acrylic painting is called “Denizen.” den·i·zen/ˈdenəzən/ noun an inhabitant or occupant of a particular place. One of my favorite things about Portland, Oregon is how many …

Glittering Leaves

This 24″ x 48″ acrylic painting, entitled “Glittering Leaves,” shows the forest lit up in sunlight, the colors sparkling like jewels. The leaves of the tree in the foreground drape …

The Golden Wild

This sunny little painting is called “The Golden Wild.” Yellow sunlight floods a raucous tangle of branches and tree trunks, sending its warmth all the way to the forest floor …

Clear Light

This oil painting is called “Clear Light.” Pure white light shines from the background, dancing before our eyes as the beams of light shift through the trees. The glowing sunlight …

Cherry Season

This painting was commissioned by a collector as a gift for his wife. Called, “Cherry Season,” it’s about a mother’s nurturing of her children. The couple has 3 young children, …

Happy Sky

This sunny painting, “Happy Sky,” inspires a joyful mood! In a peaceful forest of ancient trees, yellow sunlight floods down from the sky to warm our faces. The details of …

Radiance

This painting is powerful and bold, with its extreme light/dark contrast, the sun’s bright light taking over the canvas, and the dramatic perspective of the redwood trees so high in the sky.

Breakthrough

This painting is called “Breakthrough” because of the brilliant burst of sunlight breaking through the trees, but also because this scene feels like a moment of clarity and peace, like …

Clean Air

Here is a new piece of forest art for you: “Clean Air.” This painting is the newest of my recent work which shows bursts of sunlight shining down through the …