Lioness Watercolor Painting

It’s not a very good photo of a framed painting behind glass, but this is one of my larger watercolors from some years ago. (Maybe I can get a better and bigger shot to share later.) I used to do a good deal of portraiture, wildlife and scenic paintings in watercolor, one of my top…

Peach Magnolias (Tiffany style painting)

This is the second large painting I did (a little while back) which was inspired by floral Tiffany glass works. I was really IN to and was collecting Tiffany lamps and have loved that colorful glass art medium for quite a while. I didn’t do as many Tiffany inspired paintings as I planned (the usual…

Irises on Blue (Tiffany Style Painting)

Because I love late Victorian and Edwardian Tiffany glass artwork (windows and lamps), and though I once thought I might like to, I’m not about to get serious about actually doing it myself at this point in life, I decided to try painting in the spirit of that style. This is my first attempt. I…

Zebra Stripes Painting

I would love to say that a camera shoot safari in Africa inspired this painting, but it was just another rainy day in Seattle when I conjured it up on a fairly large canvas. I love rainy days. I love Seattle. I love horses. I love zebras. I love blues and greens. Does the grass…

Arches Painting

This is a little bit of a close-up look at a quick sketch of the Arches in Utah that I painted in acrylic on a pretty large canvas a number of years ago. I was in a turquoise and peachy mood when I did it. It currently hangs high in our entryway, to be seen…