Category Archives: landscape

Molten Magic

Our island is getting bigger and this is why!

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Cliffs

This is a pastel painting about the white-tailed tropic bird. It lives pan-pacific and in Hawaii often nests in inaccessible cliffs walls in volcanic craters.

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The finished painting – Huka Falls

Please add your comments about what you see in this.

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working on the painting

Here I have continued to add in the darkest color of the waterfall and more of the mid-tones while trying to keep the fluidity of the water and the interesting swirls of lighter colors. Sometimes I barely touch the surface … Continue reading

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The start of a new pastel painting

So this is on Pastelmat paper. I used alcohol to fasten on the  two dark corners and give it an area where no white showed thru then keeping in mind where I want my whitest whites, I bega to put in … Continue reading

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Let’s Swim Here

Still for sale!

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Have you been here?

Sands of Time

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Waterfall by the Seaside

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Down by the Sea

My friend Helen Turner said,”I am a seeker of the peaceful moment, an unspoiled sandy beach, a quiet walk in the woods. The closer look at a beautiful bloom inspires me to translate the folding shades of color, to stop … Continue reading

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I like petroglyphs !

Reminds me of the Native American playing flute while we gazed upward and were transported to earlier times of his ancestors.

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