Cloud Reflections, 12 x 12” oil
When I arrived at this spot to scope out a view a Green Heron took off.
Heron Habitat, 12 x 12” oil
While painting I wanted to dip my feet in the water; I slipped and fell in. It was a reminder that rocks are hard and I have to be careful.
Distant Water, 12 x 12” oil
AuSable River, Adirondacks, 12 x 12” oil
Though I didn't see them, the entire time I was painting this I was serenaded by the singing of nearby Wood Thrush.
Crows and Hey, 10 x 10” oil
Some of us painted at the beautiful historic White Pine Camp. I ended up jumping in the water about half-way through working on this painting.
White Pine Camp, 10 x 10” oil
Bog River Falls, 10 x 10” oil
We visited the Rockwell Kent studio which had amazing views of surrounding mountains. In his preserved studio, recently closed to visitors, I discovered a trapped Eastern Phoebe trying to escape by a closed window. With help getting the window open, the phoebe quickly (thankfully) flew out.
Mountains and Tractor, 8 x 8” oil
Storm Clouds, 8 x 8” oil