Fathering Mother Nature

Fathering Mother Nature

Height: 22″ Width: 28″
Sarah’s Dream

Sarah’s Dream

Sarah’s Dream is a watercolour of a girl in her own dream. I painted the waves and weather to show the tepid and wistfulness of her dream.
The Catch

The Catch

Marlin loved fly fishing. It was like watching a quiet dance. Here he is landing The Catch, a beautiful rainbow trout in the Sierra Nevada Mountains.
Cabbage

Cabbage

I marvel at the colors in my garden! The red cabbage is just ablaze with everything but red! The holes where the bugs stopped to munch, remind me of my father saying “if the bugs don’t want it, why would we?” I guess we were organic, before organic was cool!...
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Escondido Fundraiser - Art by the Part

Escondido Fundraiser – Art by the Part

Escondido Fundraiser – Art by the Part
Hazardous Red Towel

Hazardous Red Towel

Height: 28″ Width: 22″ Came upon a flower stand in Cortona, Italy, and while standing there, noticed this charming alleyway and the laundry hanging in the window with the red towel. Now, we all know what trouble a red towel can cause in the laundry!
Shadows in Tuscany

Shadows in Tuscany

Height: 36″ Width: 24″ Shadows in Tuscany was inspired from a watercolour painting I did in my journal while flying home from Tuscany, Italy. It truly is the land of golden light!
Serengeti Zebras

Serengeti Zebras

Height: 8′ Width: 15′ A children’s room in La Jolla, CA, where every room in the house had a view of the ocean except the children’s room. Their view is now of the Serengeti. At night, when the lights go off, all of the animals’ lights light up!
Serengeti Leopard

Serengeti Leopard

Height: 8′ Width: 15′ A detailed view of a leopard hanging in the tree above zebras. A mural in a child’s room in La Jolla, CA.
Bird of Paradise Morning Dew

Bird of Paradise Morning Dew

Height: 40″ Width: 30″ I love how the sweet nectar trails down this bird of paradise and mimics the morning dew hanging on the flower.
Clay Mural of San Pasqual Valley

Clay Mural of San Pasqual Valley

Height: 10′ Width: 6.5′ This mural took 850 lbs of clay, rolled to a thickness of 1″, carved, and was then cut it into 96 tiles.  It can be reproduced in your choice of colors.
Del Mar Yearling Auction

Del Mar Yearling Auction

Seeing the painted pigs in Seattle, the painted cows in New York, I said, “Dear God, when they do horses…CALL ME!” Then I got word that the Del Mar Foundation was looking for ten artists for ten horses. I submitted several designs and was given two horses of the ten to paint! So, this is...
Birds of Paradise Trio

Birds of Paradise Trio

Height: 12″ (ea) Width: 12″ (ea) This is a triptych of birds of paradise. Each section is 12″x12″x2.5″ with 2″ of space between panels. I just wanted to paint birds of paradise with lots of color. I really liked the colors and shapes of the birds of paradise so much that I wanted to do...
America The Beautiful

America The Beautiful

Height: 8′ Width: 20′ This mural, painted on 8′ x 4′ plywood panels, was painted for the stage of the library at North Broadway School in Escondido, CA. Painted in just 5 days, the American Flag is superimposed over the entire mural, and the first verse of “America the Beautiful” is part of it.
Mission Santa Barbara

Mission Santa Barbara

A full wall mural in a dining room located in San Marcos, Ca.
The Wine Pub

The Wine Pub

Height : 36″ Width: 24″ Inspired by The Wine Pub on Shelter Island which regularly has live music, wonderful atmosphere, great food, and splendid wines. Stop by and tip a few!