‘South Florida Wetlands’

“South Florida Wetlands”
11” x 14” / 28cm x 35cm
Gouache and Watercolor on Hemp Paper
*SOLD*

A gouache and watercolor New Years painting of a lagoon in the Hugh Taylor Birch State Park in Ft. Lauderdale, FL on New Years Day 2021. So wonderful to have the ability to be in the forest for a while, thinking about the light, the color and the possibilities for the coming year.

Morning Shade

“Morning Shade”
8″ x 8″ / 20cm x 20cm
Oil on Canvas
*SOLD*

I think about light and color, how they are manifestations of the same phenomenon, how they make me feel, all the time. I think I’m probably obsessed with the subject. It has played out in my work as a lighting designer in the theater, and it comes up here in my painting and drawing. These… Continue reading Morning Shade

Schoharie Creek December Afternoon

View of the Schoharie Creek in the Catskill Mountains near the town of Lexington
Schoharie Creek December Afternoon
9″ x 12″ / 23cm x 30cm
Oil on board
*SOLD*

I had the chance to work plein air today. It was incredibly clear, but also cold on this crisp December afternoon. I had begun another work (still in progress) and thought to go home, but the car would not start. I had to call AAA and wait for a bit. To make sure that the… Continue reading Schoharie Creek December Afternoon

Oven and Barn, Old Salem NC

Oven and Barn
16″ x 20″
Oil on Board
*SOLD*

This plein air oil painting was sold today by the Red Dog Gallery in Winston-Salem. The two structures date from the historic Moravian settlement of Salem, North Carolina. The building on the left is an outdoor oven and on the right is the barn for the house. There is such incredible beauty in this old… Continue reading Oven and Barn, Old Salem NC