flower paintings

The Blue Roses

Acrylic on paper, 22" x 30" My original painting, The Coral Roses, became an experiment in Photoshop technology as to how I might get several paintings from just one image. It has to be a simple painting for me to do this, and being an art purist at heart, there is only one other painting [...]

By |2020-04-28T21:15:58+00:00October 28th, 2019|Categories: Art, Florals|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

The Yellow Roses

Acrylic on paper, 22" x 30" My original painting, The Coral Roses, became an experiment in Photoshop technology as to how I might get several paintings from just one image. It has to be a simple painting for me to do this, and being an art purist at heart, there is only one other painting [...]

By |2020-04-28T21:21:58+00:00October 28th, 2019|Categories: Art, Florals|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Color Magic In The Flower Garden

When I was fifteen years old, my father married a Swedish woman, Ann Mari, with a passion for gardening. It was an asset she was gifted with an emerald green thumb. It was not long before we had a truly splendid vegetable and flower garden, followed by an orchard, followed by a water pond filled [...]

Flower Power

The flower truly reveals its power when one of the greatest masters of art, Claude Monet, stated he may just owe his life as a painter to the flowers. Even those who do not consider themselves artists are often compelled to capture these beauties. No other motif in nature has inspired so many artists, poets [...]

By |2017-05-22T14:14:14+00:00January 13th, 2013|Categories: All About Art, Blog|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Pink Blooms

Acrylic on paper, 12"x16" My son's neighbor, Katie, has a tropical tree in her front driveway that has the most amazing pink blooms. They are huge, abundant and just keep blooming and blooming. I have asked her what the name is, but she says she does not know. I have tried looking up the name [...]

By |2017-05-22T14:14:15+00:00December 8th, 2012|Categories: Florals, Tropical|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Flower Paintings

Claude Monet was famous for saying, " I perhaps owe having become a painter to the flowers." I have always loved painting flowers as it is easy for me to discern what I am feeling when I paint them. I am awed by the sublime beauty of color, shape, texture and smell. I am hopeful [...]

By |2018-02-25T00:19:46+00:00October 2nd, 2012|Categories: Artful Videos, Blog|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Garden Paintings

  I have often heard it said that we are closest to God in the garden. It is a different connection in the garden than when we experience God out in the wilds of nature. The garden allows us to intimately participate in, and become co-creators, with the cycles of life. Though we may gaze [...]

My Favorite Orchid

Acrylic on paper, 12"x16" Orchids are without question my favorite flower. There are so many types of orchids, and each one has their own exotic essence. I have quite a collection, and my favorite orchid to grow is a cattleya because they produce the biggest, most exquisite, fragrant blooms of all. It took me a [...]

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This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.