Tropical Glow

Here is “Tropical Glow.” In this painting, as our eyes follow the many weaving branches meandering above, we get lost in a sphere of golden light. My reference photos and …

Forest Glitter

Here is the newest addition to my collection of circular paintings: “Forest Glitter!” This painting is a fantasy about being showered with sunlight in a wild forest. The sunlight is …

Wind Swirl

Here is “Wind Swirl!” This circular painting is amazingly three-dimensional, pulling the viewer straight up into the dome of the sky. The extreme angles of the trees from this point …

Shine Down

Here is “Shine Down,” a 36″ diameter circular painting that could hang on its own, or, with its compatible colors and theme, as a companion piece to my other recent …

Blue Glow

Here is “Blue Glow.” Shades of blue and green make up this peaceful forest painting. This cool color palette creates a very calming effect. A stand of tall northwest evergreens …

Upward Sphere

Here is “Upward Sphere.” The composition is a new rendition of my 2006 painting “Autumn Clouds,” a design featuring the intersection of three tall trees, which becomes even more dynamic …

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 …

Branches Glowing

This vertical format highly textured oil painting is called “Branches Glowing.” A piercing sun peeks around the edge of the tree trunk, creating a circle of golden light on the …