PORTFOLIO

Selected works:

 
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FLEETING GOLD

Soft gold light lingers as the day's sun slides below the horizon. This on-going series features limited and shifted palettes and explores the light and shadow and ever changing colors in a forest meditation.
24"x24" oil on canvas
2021

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THE FIRST STEP IS TO LOSE YOUR WAY

Sometimes getting lost is the way to be found. Inspired by Galway Kinnel's sentiment, “The first step in the journey is to lose your way", this piece invites the viewer into a walk in the woods to find their own path.
48"x36" oil on canvas
2020

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GIMME THE LIGHT

Crisp fall day. Damp leaves in a cool forest. Sun bursts through the overstory. Warmth on your face. This is what Gimme the Light is about, rediscovering the simple joy that can be found on a walk in the woods. Central Washington, near Lake Wenatchee.
48"x30" oil on canvas
2019
Exhibited at INTERSTATE: Where I-90 Meets I-82, Sarah Spurgeon Gallery, CWU, October-December 2019

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FLOWING CONTEMPLATION

The simplest moments can be the most powerful. Sitting by the water, letting time pass, just being of and on the earth.
Green River, near Black Diamond, WA
12"x12" oil on canvas
2021

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FOREST GLOW I

A bold palette celebrates the pop of fall colors and soft gray skies of the NW.
Hills above Plain, WA
12"x12" oil on canvas
2020

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FOREST GLOW II

A bold palette celebrates the pop of fall colors and soft gray skies of the NW.
Hills above Plain, WA
12"x12" oil on canvas
2020

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BIRCH GROVE

The rich play of light and shadow in the canopy is a balm.
12"x12" oil on cradled wood
2019

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PASSAGE I

Passage I is the start of a new series of works about the journey through the darkness and into the light, for healing through art. This work builds on Birch Grove, a favorite small work from before the pandemic.
Olympic Peninsula, WA
24"x18" oil on canvas
2021