Watercolor-Parade Moment

   “Parade Moment”  –National Award Winner–was inspired by how I thought the horses seemed happy to be in the parade even though they were working hard. This painting was awarded “Juried Member Award #1 ”   The Watercolor Society of Alabama — 73rd National Watercolor Exhibition.   There were 127 artists (from 27 states) that entered 237…

Oil Painting-Coastal Oregon

“Coastal Oregon” , a 24″ x 30″ oil painting, is my imagined impression of what the Oregon coast.  This painting was juried into the Energen Art Competition and displayed through March 21, 2014. To purchase this painting, please note the item number and  click

Pastel Painting-Alabama Fall

Title:  “Alabama Fall” Original Pastel,  Size:  16 x 20 inches This pastel painting inspired by a visit to northern Alabama back country.  The painting conveys the still but serene mood of the location.  Dark with a hint of sunlight. Currently on exhibit at the Alabama Pastel Society National Exhibition, Wetumpka, AL.  This painting was awarded second place at…

Water Color-End of Season

“End of Season” is a 19″ x 25″ (matted and framed) water color.  Awarded First Place, Elmore County Art Guild Winter Show, 2014.  It was also accepted into the Watercolor Society of Alabama Members Showcase in 2013, and was on display at the Birmingham Library.   My intent was to show a vacant beach (rather surrealistic)…

Pastel-Sedona Reflections

“Sedona Reflections”  depicts the beautiful color-filled rock formations (Known as Cathedral Rock)  Sedona, AZ.  This painting was awarded honorable mention at the Elmore County Art Guild Winter Show–2014 I referenced the photo I took during my visit to Arizona. This painting comes matted and framed. Image is approximately 11 1/2″ x 15 1/2″; framed is…

Watercolor–KOI FRENZY

“Koi Frenzy”  is a colorful watercolor  (had to be watercolor right?)  with playful and I think friendly koi. This painting is in the private collection of  Mr. and Mrs. Jesionka of California.

Water Color-Morning Mist Rising

“Morning Mist Rising” is a 28″ x 22″  matted and framed water color.  This painting was accepted into the Watercolor Society of Alabama 72nd National Exhibition.  It was on exhibition from April – May 2013.  Technique was transparent watercolor. To purchase this painting, please note the item number and click.

Oil Painting-Woodland Glow

Woodland Glow is a 12 x 16 oil painting on canvas board.  This was totally a made-up scene.    It received Award of Merit at the Prattauga Art Guild Fall Art Show 2013. Framed in Gold frame–really makes the colors stand out. To purchase this painting, please note the item number and  click

Oil Painting-Villa Rufolo, Ravello, Italy

I painted this oil painting “en plein air” “Villa Rufolo” during my trip to Ravello, Italy. I finished it in my studio. I liked the scene because of the “peek-a-boo” view through the arch. It is very beautiful their.   Click on the “travel” tab above or (click here)  for some scenic photos I took…

Water Color-Capitol Visit

Title: “Capitol Visit” Original water color painting 12 x 16 inches This  painting received Purchase Award and Honorable Mention at the 2013 Prattauga Art Guild, Fall Art Show.   Ironically, my inspiration came on my drive back from another show in Montgomery, Alabama.  The sun was low in the west and dark clouds made the white…

Oil Painting-Lifting Fog

Title:  “Lifting Fog” Original Oil painting  11 x 14  inches Award winner at Elmore County Art Guild Winter Show 2013.  It was painted En Plein Air in Amalfi, Italy and finished in the studio. To purchase this painting, NOTE the “Item No.” and Click here

Oil Painting-Storm Impact

Title:  “Storm Impact” Original Oil,  Size:  18 x 24 inches.  This was my first seascape painting.  I found seascapes more enjoyable to paint, in that they afford better opportunity to design movement. To purchase this painting, Note the “Item No.” and Click here

Water Color-Bursting Pomegranates

  Title:  “Bursting Pomegranates” Original Water Color,  Matted and Framed–size:  23 1/2  by 29 1/2 inches This water color was juried into the 2012 Watercolor Society of Alabama member show and displayed at the Birmingham Library.  The painting was based of a still life arrangement of pomegranates that grew too large and burst open.  They were delicious…