A vibrant sky rich in jeweled blues and violets, sun-warmed earth hues of stark adobe architecture, and golden hues of the autumnal landscape are all featured in four new small works painted in oil on canvas.
The architectural landmarks of Santa Fe reflect centuries of sacred traditions. I invite you in to my studio to see the composition studies of these architectural landmarks I have been creating in preparation for a new series of oil paintings.
Highlights from my family's recent travels to beautiful Santa Fe. We immersed ourselves in the vast blue skies, striking purple mountains, and rolling clouds set against sun-drenched adobe structures and glimmering bronze sculptures.
My love of the sun-drenched, wide open, arid landscape of New Mexico began in childhood. I didn't understand the impression this land would leave on my spirit, and how it would shape me into an artist until much later in my life.