Morning by the Dunes 14×11

acrylic on panel

This plein air study was done by the Sand Dunes outside Alamosa, Colorado. It’s a fun place to visit. It’s like being on another planet! This painting was done on the edge of the dunes, where it meets the Baca Grande, part of the Crestone community.

This painting is at my home studio in Questa, NM.

Late Winter Dreaming 26×24

acrylic on panel

This is an acrylic on panel of the ever present sage bush, north of Taos, NM. This scene looks west over  the Rio Grande Gorge. 

This painting is located at my home gallery in Questa, NM

Down Manby Trail 14×11

acrylic on panel

This painting is of the trail that leads down to Manby Hot Springs, just north of Taos, NM.

 

It is located in my home gallery in Questa, NM

Life on the Edge 24×18

Acrylic on panel

This acrylic painting was done looking in to the Rio Grande Gorge, just west of Taos, NM. 

It has loose flowing brushstrokes and captures the essence of the place.

 

It is located at my home studio in Questa, NM

Chamisa 36×36

This painting was done on location in Pilar of my favorite, I know… invasive, plant, the Chimasa!

It is located at my home studio in Questa, NM.

The Box 36×24

Acrylic on Canvas

This acrylic painting is of, what folks call, the refrigerator section in the Grand Canyon. The canyon is steep and narrow with about a 15 degree in temperature drop. A nice place to cool down on a warm day….rafting!

This painting is located at my home gallery in Questa, NM.

Mid WInter Hondo Mesa 12×48

Mid Winter Hondo Mesa

This painting was done in mid winter on Hondo Mesa, some 8 miles north of Taos, NM. It was a cold winter day. The air was crisp and the sun was not as warm as I would have liked it to be!

This painting is located at Wilder Nightingale Gallery in Taos, NM

Oak on Flag Mountain 24×36

acrylic on canvas

This fall plein air painting was done close to the Lama community, north of Taos. Flag Mountain is covered with oak where a fire went through the area in the mid 90’s. Now, every fall all the oak turns a warm rusty red!

This painting is located at my home studio in Questa, NM. Press for purchase information.

Sedona Landscape 12×12

acrylic on panel

This painting was done just south of Sedona, Arizona. Sedona is one of my favorite winter painting locations.

This painting is located at the Weyrich Gallery in Albuquerque, NM.

Fall Morning in Latir 12×12

Fall Morning in Latir 8" x 8" acrylic on panel

Fall is my favorite time to paint! The colors are strong and the light is intense! The Latir/El Rito area is just up the road from my home. A favorite painting location.

This painting is located at La Mesa Gallery in Santa Fe.