The influence of the landscape is reflected in all of my paintings. Recalling images and emotions from my experiences provides inspiration and content for my exploration of natural forms, colors, and textures.
After a career as a public school teacher, I began my journey to become a watercolor artist. All of my past experiences inform this pursuit. I love being outside, so I have a strong attraction to plein air painting. Those impressions become the genesis for further abstractions.
My art has been exhibited in many juried shows including Yosemite Renaissance, Yosemite National Park Museum Gallery, and "Aquarius - Pacific Regional Exhibition." The John Muir Land Trust, The Museum of Northwest Art, The Camano Center, City of Concord, CA...