The Rhône Valley of France

The Rhône Valley of France

The Rhône Valley is one of the truly beautiful places. It is home to vineyards, olive trees, delicious goat cheese, and a landscape that is unimaginably beautiful. My first glimpse was in May of 1989, when I took a teaching assistant job at Lacoste School of the Arts...
Nature’s Primal Sanity

Nature’s Primal Sanity

2021, oil on panel, 12×12 in. Buy $1000. Deep forest, flowing water, and great leaves of Japanese Coltsfoot (Petasites japonicus) shuddering from the moving air. Peaceful as well as magical, this place harbors birds, bugs and unseen life forms. The filtered light...
The Opened Gate

The Opened Gate

2021, oil on panel, 12×9 in. Buy $1000. Painted on the day of September 25 during the first Tiverton Four Corners Plein Air Paint Out, this slightly mysterious look into a garden with a very worn fence and gate captured the attention of the judge. Curator...
I’ll Fetch Thee brooks from Spotted Nooks

I’ll Fetch Thee brooks from Spotted Nooks

2021, oil on panel, 10x8in. In March when the water was flowing, this little brook was shining golden and reflecting the blue sky in such beautiful combinations that I painted this in homage. There is something wonderful about the water rippling by, and seeing in it...
Landscape Painting in January

Landscape Painting in January

We felt the need to switch things up from still life painting at Paint Box Studio today, so why not paint the beautiful day unfolding outdoors? From our window at our Beach Studios residence this winter, the water, marsh grass, birds and sky give us plenty to see and...