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Summer Illusion

Those who have heard tales of Mt. Shasta’s “tall people” and mystical powers know that it is a place where realities can differ. This January was one of the driest and warmest on record for the region; as a result, the snow-less top of Mt. Shasta looked much like it does in the summer, and […]

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Autumn Brilliance Revisited

I first painted this scene in plein air, and while my eyes took in the brilliant color, I came away with a piece that was slightly muted. In my studio, I revisited the location in my mind’s eye, and I love the result: a knife-painted piece that proudly declares the boldness of autumn’s hues. 30″x24″x3/4″deep […]

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From Here to Mt Shasta II

A friend and I climbed Mt. Ashland, where the views of Mt. Shasta are magnificent. This plein air work was done with a palette knife. It was sold before I could even get it on the blog! Oil on 14″x18″ canvas SOLD – $650 © “Copyright”…

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