Inspired by many happy walks with my dog in my home state of Oregon and neighboring state Washington. I love the colors and texture through the seasons. With this series I explored the rugged natural forms.
IMAGE-1: Landscape Mixed Media
IMAGE-2: Woods #1 Mixed Media
IMAGE-3: Woods #2 Mixed Media
IMAGE-4: Woods #3 Mixed Media
IMAGE-5: Landscape-in-Winter Mixed Media
Mexico inspired these bright colorful frame-on-frame exploration paintings, using the windows and joyful colors of homes about the landscape.
TOP: Oh Mexico #1 Mixed Media | 6X6
BOTTOM: Oh Mexico #2 Mixed Media | 6X6
A celebration of the coast with watercolor and ink. A bounty of sea life - plants and animals.
TOP: Crustacean Watercolor & Ink 8X8
BOTTOM: Submerged Watercolor & Ink 6X6
A consistent theme in my work, they symbolize: opportunity, a journey and one that brings new inspiration with every return.
IMAGE-1: Bone Fishing Watercolor & Ink on Clayboard | 6X6
IMAGE-2: Dock Mixed Media | 6X6
IMAGE-3: Shipping News Watercolor & Ink on Clayboard
IMAGE-4: Ferry Watercolor on Clayboard
IMAGE-5: Slipping Away Mixed Media
IMAGE-6: Goodbye Milo Mixed Media
Whether at home or on travels I love to visit parks. It is a moment of solace that is often overlooked in a often chaotic world. The harmony and balance of parks in city spaces offers a range of inspiration, and a joy to play with the balance of light, color and space.
IMAGE-1: The Park Mixed Media | 8X8
IMAGE-2: Ode to Picasso Mixed Media | 6X6
IMAGE-3: Winkle Mixed Media | 8X8
IMAGE-4: Windward Mixed Media | 8X8
My travels took me to the beautiful rich land of New Zealand. Perfectly inspired by the landscape, surrounding Aboriginal Art and the Great Barrier Reef.
TOP: New Zealand Blue Mixed Media
MIDDLE: New Zealand Green Mixed Media
BOTTOM: Against-all-odds Mixed Media | 6X6
IMAGE: Paris Mixed Media
These darlings made a nest outside my window at home and I felt so delighted by their visit that they inspired a new theme "Birds."