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Fire of 2013

Summer of 2013 saw wildfires across Oregon, including many areas near where I live and paint. I created this work from my imagination of the events. Oil on 8″x10″ canvas SOLD © “Copyright” 2013 Silvia Trujillo

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Summer Swirls

Painted a few months ago, it was more of a conceptual piece rather than a plein air or realistic dipiction of any one locale. I combined elements from several sketches and used photo references to come up with the composition and color scheme. It sold almost imediately after posting it on Zatista. 18″x24″     oil on canvas      […]

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California Vineyard

This one was painted from a photo I took a while back. I’ve painted the image before but this time wanted to work with a different color scheme. By using a warmer and more muted palette for the vines and tree I was able to punch up the color in the sky to create the look […]

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Billings Pond

Billings Pond, by Silvia Trujillo

A return to the pond at dusk and to capture those colors…. 10″x8″ oil on canvas     $300   © “Copyright” 2012 Silvia Trujillo   All rights reserved  

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Wooldridge Winery

Wooldridge Winery, by Silvia Trujillo

Late Summer and the leaves are beggining to turn. The lush greens of Oregon still prevail long into Autumn though. 8″x10″    Oil   $300© “Copyright” 2012 Silvia Trujillo   All rights reserved

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douglas and ponderosa

Douglas and Ponderosa, by Silvia Trujillo

View from the top floor of my house looking northwest during that magical light time of day. 10″x8″ oil on canvas    $300 © “Copyright” 2012 Silvia Trujillo   All rights reserved

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Billings Pond Summer Morning

Billings Pond Summer Morning

Billings Pond / Summer Morning Fresh and crisp morning with clear light. 8″x10″ oil on canvas $300 © “Copyright” 2012 Silvia Trujillo All rights reserved  

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Billings Pond September

I painted this pond several times last year when my friend was living in a place where this was the view from her front yard. She has since moved but it still remains one of my favorite places to paint. 8″x8″  oil on panel    $175 SOLD © “Copyright” 2012 Silvia Trujillo   All rights reserved  

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Summer Wind

A fairly quick demo looking out the window of my students house. The light, shadows, and clouds were fleeting so it had to be completed quickly. I like the colors of the trees; they are very summer like. 16″ x 12″  oil on panel         $375  Sold © “Copyright” 2012 Silvia Trujillo   All rights reserved  

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Valley View Winery IV

Painted the vineyard on a day when the smoke in the air was somewhat dense, especially on the south facing hills where there was a large forest fire in Northern California. Very atmospheric! SOLD

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