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Backyard Splendor

Sometimes nature’s most awe-inspiring sights are those we find when we open our door and look out. Something about the proximity of nature to where we live makes it all the more powerful. As a plein air painter, having access to open landscape is a necessity, and I’ve been lucky to experience it in the […]

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High Country Refresher

High Country Refresher, oil painting by Silvia Trujillo

Painted on the day that I was beating the heat here in town, the top of Mt Ashland was 30 degrees cooler and had this beautiful alpine scenery. Working quickly with a knife and almost in the abstract, I really like the way this one turned out. It has a contemporary feel. 10″x8″ oil   $300 © “Copyright” […]

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From Here to Mt Shasta

From Here to Mt Shasta, oil painting by Silvia Trujillo

On a day when the temperature was over 100 in the valley I beat the heat by going to the top of Mt Ashland. Not only was the air cool and fresh but there was this great view of Mt Shasta, still with snow on the top. Plein air knife painted, in oil, and on canvas     10″x8″ […]

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Lake Selmac

Lake Selmac, oil painting by Silvia Trujillo

Plein air painted with a knife, it was a hot day but managed to stay under a shady tree. Lake Selmac is in the Illinois Valley. 12″x16″  oil    $425   Sold © “Copyright” 2013 Silvia Trujillo   All rights reserved  

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Moon and Sun

This one is quite large (48″ x 24″) and rather than it being a chore, which painting large sometimes is, it went rather smoothly and was quite enjoyable. oil on stretches canvas 48″x24″ $1200 © “Copyright” 2013 Silvia Tr…

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High Country Trees

High Country Trees, oil by Silvia Trujillo

Working in a painterly and abstract way I wanted to focus on the strong light hitting the trees, the patterns, and the colors rather than putting energy into too much detail. 10″x8″ oil on hardboard panel $300 Sold © “Copyright” 2013 …

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Poplars and Poppies Along the River

High country river… 11’x14″ oil on gessobord $375 – SOLD © “Copyright” 2013 Silvia Trujillo All rights reserved  

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Way Up the Road

Late winter/ early spring found some snow with strong light. After traveling for a long time up Tolman Creek Rd., I realized I needed to paint soon, and quickly, before nightfall!     © “Copyright” 2013 Silvia Trujillo All rights reserved…

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Canal Walk

Canal Walk, by Silvia Trujillo

Painted on location (plein air), I’m just thankful it’s been warm enough to paint outdoors and to be able to capture these gorgeous skies! oil on canvas   8″x10″    $300 © “Copyright” 2013 Silvia Trujillo   All rights reserved

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Bonnie’s Place

Image of painting: Bonnie's Place, by Silvia Trujillo

Plein air painted from the vantage point of a friend’s property. I was facing towards the sun which created a slightly warm and diffused appearance of the scenery. It’s one I’m happy with; it depicts Oregon so well. Oil on stretched canvas  8″x10″  $300 © “Copyright” 2013 Silvia Trujillo   All rights reserved

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