Sunday, December 30, 2018


This was painted from a photo reference taken a few winters ago in the Driftless region of Wisconsin.
I hope to get back there in winter to paint. It’s beauty is serene.
Driftless, 12”x 6” , oil on panel

Monday, October 22, 2018

Autumn Morning

                                                            Autumn Morning

                                                           5” x 7” , oil on birch panel 

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Autumn at Jidana

A beautiful morning at Jidana Park.The light was wonderful.

Autumn at Jidana

11 “ x 14”
Oil on panel 

Sunday, September 30, 2018

Cloudy day on the prairie

                                         Cloudy day on the prairie, 9” x 12”, oil on panel
              Available through Frameworks Gallery, 2022 Ford Parkway, Saint Paul , Minnesota
                                       Outdoor Painters of Minnesota Fall Salon 2018
                                                   September 29 - October 27, 2018

Thursday, August 30, 2018

Prairie Flowers

Painted this yesterday at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum. I love the rolling meadow and golden yellow field.
                                            Prairie Flowers is a 12” x 16”, oil on panel

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Light on a Fence

This was painted last weekend in Hudson Wisconsin, for Plein Air Hudson hosted by Season's on the Saint Croix Gallery.
Light on a Fence is a 9" x12", oil on panel.

Available through Seasons on the Saint Croix Gallery, Hudson Wisconsin.

Monday, August 13, 2018


Prairie,  11" x 14", oil on panel, was painted at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum.

Friday, June 29, 2018

Lagoon View

It’s a warm day here in Minneaplois, a good day to finish up a few pieces in the cool studio.
I started this last week at Lake Nokomis here in Minneaplois. I love the clumpiness of the foreground grasses and wildflowers and the distant recession.
Lagoon View,11”x14” ,oil on panel, Sold

Sunday, June 17, 2018

My neighbors garden

I’ve wanted to paint this for awhile. I love the lush planting’s and flowers. I’m lucky this year to capture it in bloom. The sunlight was just rising above the trees gave it an interesting light effect.
                                                      My Neighbors Garden
                                                       11” x14”


Saturday, June 16, 2018

Saturday at Bruce Vento Park

 This piece was painted last week at Bruce Vento Park, in Saint Paul.I joined Richard Abraham’s Saturday morning drop in class.( if your interested in Richard’s drop in class check out his website. He offers it occasionally  when his schedule allows.) Richard Abraham Fine
This is my painting from that morning.
                                                 Saturday at Bruce Vento Park 
                                                       11”x14”, oil on panel

Friday, June 01, 2018

Pine at Lake of the Isles

                                                             Pine at Lake of the Isles
                                                       11" x 14", Oil on panel

Morning light at Minnehaha

Morning light at Minnehaha

                                                        11" x 14", Oil on panel SOLD

Monday, April 30, 2018

Art 4 Shelter

Some of the pieces I donated  to Art 4 Shelter Sale, a benefit Simpson Housing Services

Wednesday, May 9, 2018
Minneapolis Institute of Art

The Art 4 Shelter benefit for Simpson Housing Services is an exhibit
and sale of original artworks on paper by emerging and established artists.
Featuring over 1000 original works of art on paper5″ x 7″ works – $35 each | 8″ x 10″ works – $90 each

Sunday, February 04, 2018

Spring Blossoms

It’s a  frigid day here in Minnesota for the Super Bowl. The cold weather brought with it a longing for spring.
 Spring blossoms, 11 x 14“, oil on panel.
       Available, for purchasing information please