I’ve been having fun doing some pastel paintings lately. I’ve been starting with a watercolor underpainting and then layering the pastel on top of it. I’ve found that this practice has been helping me with my watercolor paintings color choices and design.
Yesterday we had winter storm Hunter move through glazing us with a bit of ice and sleet and then about 4 to 6 inches of snow. This morning we woke up to a winter wonderland. I love the way the snow looks on the hemlock and coneflowers. The cats are trying to stay entertained from the […]
A new pastel of one of the water lily flowers we had last summer. 12″ x 16″ pastel on paper, available.
Happy New Year everyone! This year you are going to be seeing much more paintings and drawings from me. In the past, this website has been an amalgam of all my interests, starting this year I’m dedicating it to my paintings, drawings, processes, and inspirations. I’ve archived all my blog posts that don’t relate directly […]
Aiden is a commission I recently completed. 9″ x 12″ watercolor on paper.
A couple of years ago I struggled with finding the time to paint. I worked under the assumption that I needed several hours of time to really get anything done and if I didn’t have several hours then it wasn’t worth me even getting started. I work a full-time job but I need to make […]