2019 · Acrylic · flowers · Small Format (5-20")

The Winecups

Imagine yourself laying in a field of Texas wildflowers, the blooms waving in the breeze over your face as you gaze into the sky above. Winecups - those red wine-colored delicate blooms - were a favored wildflower of my loving, affectionate longtime friend Colleen. When she passed unexpectedly earlier this year, I put all of… Continue reading The Winecups

2015 · blue · flowers · green · Landscape & Architecture · people · Small Format (5-20") · Watercolor · yellow

Coneflowers on the Parkway

I am incredibly blessed to live within a couple of miles of the Blue Ridge Parkway as it passes through Asheville, North Carolina. Up here, the mountains provide some breathtaking vistas, and the parkway provides access to some choice locations to sit and ponder. It is a spiritual, calming experience for me. In parts, the… Continue reading Coneflowers on the Parkway

2014 · Acrylic · blue · flowers · green · Paintings · Small Format (5-20")

Texas Bluebonnets

Bluebonnets are the state flower of Texas, my home state. While I was still living there, I took the reference photo near Fredericksburg, Texas, on State Highway 16 just going north out of town. It was a spectacular year for wildflowers; it had been a wet fall and winter, and when the blues bloomed, it… Continue reading Texas Bluebonnets