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North Platte River

I spent the summer visiting my son, daughter-in-law and new grandbaby in Casper, Wyoming. Out there, I found landscapes much grander in scale than those in Oregon, with towering mountains and immense skies. Here, an ethereal light emanates from Casper Mountain in the distance, illuminating a lush river landscape. Price: $295 Media: Oil on canvas […]

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Foot of the Mesa

I love how the sky and the snow contrast with the warmth of the adobe. This is why we call New Mexico the “Land of Extreme Enchantment”! Price: $300 Media: Oil on canvas Size: 8″x10″  

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First Encounter/Taos Mountain

I have a friend who lives on a high mesa at the base of the mountain, and she invited me up to paint. Using a knife, oil and canvas, I got to know this mass of rock that lends a mystical quality to life in Taos, New Mexico. Even on a cold spring day, 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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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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Time for lupines & poppies

A place I revisit every year when the wildflowers bloom 8″x8″ oil on stretched canvas $250 sold © “Copyright” 2013 Silvia Trujillo All rights reserved

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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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Cloudscape

Some small sketches for possible larger works 6″x6″ oil on gessobord $75 sold © “Copyright” 2013 Silvia Trujillo All rights reserved

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Somewhere Near Taos

Great cloud formations, wide open spaces, and colorful mountains make Taos very special. 7″x5″ oil on hardboard $75 Sold © “Copyright” 2013 Silvia Trujillo All rights reserved The post Somewhere Near Taos appeared first on Silvia Tr…

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