spring

Tulip Bed

Acrylic on paper, 7"x10" I made a nice, big round bed one fall, and planted over 50 tulip bulbs in it. One spring day it was time to paint the tulip bed that had burst forth with color. Giclee Prints 7"x 10" $70.00 9"x 12" $108.00 12"x 16" $192.00 14"x 20' $280.00    

By |2017-05-22T14:14:26+00:00May 8th, 2010|Categories: Appalachian Landscapes|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Rinconada Spring

Acrylic on paper, 14"x20" The road between Taos and Santa Fe winds up through a beautiful canyon along the Rio Grande river. One of my favorite stops along the way is in the small village of Rinconada famous for its roadside fruit stands. This lush, verdant valley is an oasis in the high desert come [...]

The Big Lilac

Acrylic on paper, 18"x24" I was surprised when I first moved to New Mexico not only that lilacs grew there, but that they grew so big there. I was so delighted come spring to have lilacs to cut in abundance. I made a real point to get to know my neighbors that had the big [...]

By |2017-05-22T14:14:29+00:00October 16th, 2009|Categories: Southwestern|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Joseph’s Birdbath

Watercolor, 14"x20" Joseph was my father-in-law when I was married. He contracted polio after the war, and spent the rest of his life confined to a wheelchair. But that did not stop him one bit from becoming a most incredible gardener. He had the most colorful backyard in springtime that I had ever seen. So [...]

By |2017-05-22T14:14:29+00:00October 15th, 2009|Categories: Appalachian Landscapes, Florals|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Spring

Watercolor, 9"x12" When I first started painting, I would go crazy painting all the colors in spring after the long winters. I do not know just how many paintings I have done of spring gardens and landscapes, but I know it is a lot! Unframed. Giclee Prints 7"x 10" $70.00 9"x 12" $108.00 12"x 16" [...]

By |2017-05-22T14:14:29+00:00October 15th, 2009|Categories: Appalachian Landscapes, Florals|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Purple Easter Tulips

Acrylic on paper, 22"x30" I lived on an interesting farm once that was smack in the middle of suburbia. It was the last standing big farm that had refused to sell out. There was a nice pond, goats and peacocks and a ton of flower beds. One Easter morning I got up early and picked [...]

By |2017-05-22T14:14:31+00:00October 15th, 2009|Categories: Florals|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Flowers in the Kitchen

Acrylic on paper, 9"x12" A sweet, little bouquet one of my boys picked for me knowing how much I loved flowers in the kitchen. Unframed. Original Painting Flowers in the Kitchen $189.00 Giclee Prints 9"x 12" $108.00 12"x 16" $192.00 14"x 20" $320.00 18"x 24" $432.00

Springtime From My Valentine

Acrylic on paper, 22"x30" My boyfriend brought me this springtime bouquet on Valentine's day once. It was such a wonderful, refreshing change from the expected red roses. These flowers really fed my hunger for spring, and I immediately set out to paint springtime from my valentine. Unframed. Original Painting Springtime from My Valentine $1,155.00 Giclee [...]

Misty Spring Morning

Acrylic on paper, 9"x12" This was a misty spring morning when everything was shrouded in a magical fog. All the fields and the mountain were hidden in a soft blur of colors except for the brilliance of the redbud trees. Unframed. Original Painting Misty Spring Morning $189.00 Giclee Prints 7"x 10" $70.00 9"x 12" $108.00 [...]

Black Cows in Spring

Acrylic on paper, 10"x14" I sold the original painting to a man who raised trout down in southern Virginia. I had just hung this painting on the wall in my gallery. He walked in, and said he had to have this painting. He had been driving about six hours through Virginia, said he saw this [...]

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.