island art

Island Light

I traveled a lot to tropical islands and the sea. I first visited Mexico and Bermuda in the 1980s, and returned to Hawaii for a third time in the 1990s. It was here by the ocean that I was drawn to a new light, that of island light. Island light was different than the pastoral [...]

By |2017-05-22T14:14:22+00:00January 31st, 2012|Categories: All About Art, Blog|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

The Fig Tree

Acrylic on paper, 18"x24" Beautiful Baja, and the big fig tree I would pass on the road to visit a friend. Sometimes I would stop and sit under the fig tree, for hours, and watch the whales dance in that amazing, turquoise sea. Unframed. Original Painting The Fig Tree $756.00 USD Giclee Prints 9"x 12" [...]

By |2017-05-22T14:14:24+00:00April 30th, 2011|Categories: Baja, Tropical|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Blackbird Siesta

Aqua oil on canvas, 36"x60" One afternoon I was taking a walk on the beach in Zihuatanejo, and passed a woman taking a siesta under a palm tree. There was a blackbird perched on her hip while she was sleeping. She was taking a blackbird siesta.   Original Painting Blackbird Siesta $3,780.00 Giclee Prints 10"x [...]

Souls Journey

Aqua oil on canvas, 36"x48" My boys and I went deep sea fishing while we were in Zihuatanejo, Mexico in 1994. Our captain was named Miguel, and his fishing boat was name Isis. We left the dock just before sunrise, and shortly after, witnessed the most beautiful sun rise above the ocean. I do not [...]

Initiation

Aqua oil on canvas, 36"x48" I rented a mountaintop palapa one winter in Zihuatanejo, Mexico that overlooked the ocean. Some days there were hundreds of butterflies in the jungle around the palapa. I had never seen so many before in one spot. My favorite was the beautiful, blue butterfly. Sometimes I would stand on the [...]

Villa Courtyard

  Acrylic on paper, 12"x16" A simple, lovely image of the villa courtyard at my home away from home on Margarita island in Venezuela. Many mornings the local chickens made their way into the courtyard slipping through the wrought iron windows. That was fine so long as they did not bring a rooster with them [...]

Urns in the Sun

Acrylic on paper, 14"x20" There was an absolutely magical shop on the island of Margarita in the middle of nowhere. It was full of religious and artisan artifacts from all over the world. Out front was the most incredible collection of urns I have ever seen. There were hundreds of every shape, color and size [...]

By |2017-05-22T14:14:33+00:00October 13th, 2009|Categories: Tropical|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Pink Moon over Margarita

Acrylic on paper, 18"x24" One evening when returning to the villa after a long day of windsurfing, there was the most exquisite, pink moon I have ever seen rising between two tall peaks. I immediately thought of a song done by Nick Drake called Pink Moon, and I had always wanted to see one. So [...]

By |2017-05-22T14:14:33+00:00October 13th, 2009|Categories: Tropical|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Palms at Pigeon Point

Acrylic on paper, 10"x14" The palms at Pigeon Point on the island of Tobago were purple in the late afternoon, and casting beautiful shadows. This was a great spot to sit and watch the dolphins who seemed to favor frolicking off this point. Unframed. Original Painting Palms at Pigeon Point $245.00 Giclee Prints 9"x 12" [...]

Half Moon over Playa Parquito

Acrylic on paper, 18"x24" This was the view from the patio of my little villa on Margarita island. My friend and I were sipping our wine with fresh, oven baked pizza, and enjoying the lovely half moon over Playa Parquito after a good day of windsurfing. Life was good. Giclee Prints 9"x 12" $108.00 USD [...]

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.

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.