Recently on the blog

Walk With Me
| |

How does one capture the feeling of wind, the scent of salt on the air, or the crush of sand beneath one’s feet?  Can we create the movement of clouds scuttling and forming across the sky?  Or the sun... Read More

Lake Life, 16×20, oil on linen
| |

During the heat of last summer, I was commissioned to create a plein air painting of a backyard and garden.  Not only was the painting planned as a Christmas gift for her husband, the painting also commemorated the work... Read More

River’s Song, 11×14, oil on linen
| |

River’s Song, 11×14, oil on linen is now on view and available at our 7th Annual Chasing Light Art Show that continues through this Saturday. Based on a plein air painting of the Poudre River, I brought the study... Read More

7th Annual Chasing Light Invitational Dec 5-15
| |

It’s nearly time for our 7th Annual Invitational of Northern Colorado Plein Air Artists Chasing Light Art Show.  This year, the show focuses on small works.  I’ll have several field studies and a couple of studio works based on... Read More

Steamboat Springs Plein Air
| |

  This fall, I drove to Steamboat Springs with wildfires raging to the north and smoldering to the south.  Questions swirled.  Would we have decent visibility?  Would we be detoured on the return trip?  Last year was cold, snowy,... Read More