Transpiration Watercolor

Transpiration--abstract landscape watercolor

Abstract landscape watercolor with subtle gold highlights. Transpiration is the expression of moisture from plants. This painting makes me think of the heat of the sun evaporating moisture and coating the lush landscape in humidity. Close-ups: You can catch subtle…

African Violet Cuttings Update

Just after my cat passed away last fall, I repotted all of my houseplants as a sort of soothing exercise while processing his death. It did wonders. My cat Nicholas had a habit of treating some of the houseplants as…

Promise Watercolor

Promise--abstract landscape watercolor with custom-mixed pigmented ink details

Abstract landscape watercolor with custom-mixed pigment ink details. Close-ups: Photos of gold reflections:

Sunrise

I woke this morning to a spectacular sunrise bursting with peach, pink, and purple. Amazing.

Moonrise Watercolor

Abstract landscape watercolor with gold highlights. Close-ups: Photos of gold reflection:

Sun Scope watercolor

Abstract landscape watercolor with gold highlights. Close-ups: Photos showing gold highlights:

First Snow of the Season

It just started to snow about 15 minutes ago and we already have a sugar powder coating over everything. Big fat, fluffy snowflakes are floating down and whizzing around in occasional blusters. If it keeps up, we’ll have a thick…

Recipe: Roast Chicken, Vegetables & Mashed Potatoes

This is more of a quick meal idea rather than a true recipe. But it is so simple and tasty, I wanted to share it. It’s chilly outside, light hail coming and going—a prefect day for a cozy meal like…

Sultry Night Watercolor

Night Drive--abstract landscape watercolor

Abstract landscape watercolor with gold highlights. Close-ups: Photos showing gold highlights:

Merry Christmas!

Can you believe it’s almost 2024? It hit me just a few days ago that we’re just on the cusp of a new year. I wish everyone a holiday full of blessings and connections and another year of wonderful surprises.…