Paintings are on stretched prepared canvases with acrylic paint. Acrylic not oil paint is used, because oil dries too slowly. Paint is applied in thin or thick layers depending upon the texture desired. My subject matter has been people, then animals, and finally just recently I discovered seascapes weren't as impossible as I believed.
Watercolor, Mixed Media, Collage, Silk Painting, Drawings,
Peachy Carmel Sunset Couple
Sunset gives the beach, mountains, and ocean spray a peachy glow. A couple walks.
A friend always wanted a painting from a snapshot taken on a cruise she took up the Amazon river. This view shows the cruise ship waiting in the mouth of the Amazon River. It shows the color of the river mixing with the ocean.
Acrylic Paintings with ocean, beaches or bay scenes
Jewelry adorns the head in beads of coins, gold, shells, & amber of this male face in profile.
Waiting for Help after Katrina
Wrapped in an American flag to get: faster attention, help, warm? Familiar image seen after Hurricane Katrina.
Acrylic paintings of people