The trick with me is to get the painting out of my head and onto a canvas, one painting at a time, in a timely manner I like to pull subject matter from the natural world around me. “Through the Trees” series started when I realized that here on Camano, and in much of the Northwest you are looking at, through or around trees to the water or the light.
I am once again living in Auburn, California, where I have kept a home for 48 years. Auburn is a historic Gold Rush town in the Foothills above the Sacramento Valley. My home sits on the edge of the American River Canyon where the north and middle forks come together, a very beautiful place.
Creating art, it is an ever changing process for...