Bobcat Autumn – 12th Annual Mile High International Pastel Exhibition

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  I’m pleased to announce that “Bobcat Autumn” as been accepted into the 12th Annual Mile High Pastel Show sponsored by the Pastel Society of Colorado. While I was out scouting locations for plein air painting last fall, I came across this scene of gold against the ridge of rocks … Read More

Follow Cow Creek – New Oil Painting at National Parks Art Show

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Did you know that our National Parks are now 100 years old?  The Cultural Arts Center of Estes Park is celebrating with a national parks art show “National Treasures: Art Celebrating the National Park System” through the month of July. I’m happy to announce that my newest oil painting, “Follow … Read More

Revisiting the Glow of Autumn

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Spring has been filled with rain, sleet and snow.  Between painting en plein air, I have been revisiting the glow of autumn in the studio with an oil painting workshop. Each year, I take thousands of photographs.  Some end up in the recycle bin, others I plan to use as … Read More

“Riverbend Crossing” – Pastel – Plein Air Painting at Arapaho Bend

Plein Air painting at a new location is exciting and filled with uncertainty.  Pulling into the parking lot, looking around the scene, the first question is: where do I go?  It’s easy to spend a lot of time looking, and not leave enough time to paint.  The second challenge becomes … Read More