I'm a native of the Pacific Northwest. Originally from Oregon, we moved to Washington State in 1988, and to Camano Island, Washington in 2004.
The subtle colors and sudden changes in light and atmosphere make painting in a representational style challenging.
I have had the opportunity to work with some wonderful artists here on Camano Island. Know as the Art Island, they say "Art Lives on Camano." I'm one of many watercolorist, but only one of two here that can say they started with Northwest Artist, Charles Mulvey from Seaview, Washington. He was a known and collected Northwest Watercolor artist and sparked the talents of some of our most well known, and collected artists in this region. He taught in transparent watercolor technique, and had a...