December 30, 2019

I have always been intrigued by the watercolor paintings of Taos artist Tom Nobel and I decided to copy this painting of his and several others to learn more about his unique style.  Tom lived in Taos and managed to capture the enchantment of New Mexico in a very speci...

December 23, 2019

I choose this painting from my large floral collection because I can't look at it without smiling.  Wild roses have their own special essence.  They are beautiful and classic flowers that inspire poets, writers, composers, and artists.  In watercolor painting, the whit...

December 16, 2019

This bouquet is my way of wishing everyone Happy Holidays.  I started with the biggest white daisy, which is mainly white paper, and created it by painting the surrounding colors.  When I painted the other daisies, I made sure they were smaller, displayed from differen...

December 8, 2019

The Brown Palace Hotel in downtown Denver serves High Tea in the afternoon and I found this scene irresistible.  I actually asked the waiter not to clear the dishes from the table in front until I was finished with my pencil sketches and photo's.  The title of this pai...

December 1, 2019

Our recent snowstorms in Denver have reminded me how snow can be a great unifier in a painting.  I have walked past this location many times in downtown Denver and, finally seeing it covered with snow, made me realize it could make an interesting painting.  The blanket...

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