Perched in Moonlight

Here is another variation on the same theme as my last painting, Night Birds. “Perched in Moonlight.” The moon in this one is full and bright, its light washing over …

Night Birds

This is the nocturnal version of my last painting, Morning Birds. Here, the tree is bathed in silvery moonlight. The sky is deep blue and the ground is red clay. The …

Morning Birds

Good morning! Spring is truly here now, and my Spring Sale is fast approaching. This new painting is called “Morning Birds.” The warmth of the sun fills the whole sky. …

A Thrilling Lookout

This painting is called “A Thrilling Lookout.” The tree is so huge, and the birds are so huge in contrast to the size of the human, that to me this …

Gilded Breeze

“Gilded Breeze.” The gold-toned tree is luminescent and ornate. For me, the suggestion of gold is supported by the deep red rocks and surprising splashes of blue held by the weaving …

Lone Tree and Milky Way

This oil painting, Lone Tree and Milky Way, is reminiscent of my large-scale work Twin Trees and the Milky Way in both theme and color palette. This little tree stands alone …

Verdant Tree of Life. 16" x 16", Oil on Wood, © Cedar Lee 2013

Verdant Tree of Life

Here is my recent painting, “Verdant Tree of Life.” Verdant was the first word that came to mind when it was finished because the tree’s canopy is so thick and …

Roots and Wings

I’ve always loved this quote: There are only two lasting bequests we can hope to give our children. One of these is roots, the other, wings. ~Hodding Carter My senior …