About me-


I am a Maine-born New England based landscape painter who is inspired by the sun, the woods and the sea. Please press the OLDER POSTS link at the bottom right of each page to go further back into my work. Please visit my BIO page to contact me for any inquiries. Thank you for joining me on my journey.

Sunday, May 1, 2016

Great Reef


I wanted to be a marine biologist as a kid,  so it's always a treat to paint underwater life.  40x30.

Blue Duet


Fog. Seaspray. Ocean. Each 18x24.

Forest Garden


Summer doesn't just mean ocean,  it means beautiful flowers as well.  This garden is 40x30.

Coastal Duo

When you feel it, it's easier to do it. I feel the Maine coast, so I paint it. Each 12x12.

Sunny Seaweed

I'm thinking it's becoming obvious that summer is on my mind. 24x36

Reflected

SOLD This small but powerful reflection is what I wait all .year to see in Wells Beach each summer. 12x12

Thursday, April 28, 2016

Spring Blooms

Spring has sprung! Can't wait for the rich colors especially in the late afternoon. This peeve is 22x28.

Saturday, April 23, 2016

In progress....

I really do always have so many pieces in progress; here are a few that are done!

The Brightest Reflection

This piece requires sunglasses! It is 30x24 and looks great anywhere in the room.

Maine Morning

Working on some smaller but fun pieces- this one is 12x24 on 1"canvas.

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Golden Forest

There is nothing prettier than a bluish-purple shadow behind a grove of golden trees. This piece is 36x24 on canvas.

Monday, April 11, 2016

Last Moments

Art adds color and personality to your life, just like a great friend!

Thursday, April 7, 2016

Beach Series


Oftentimes,  different is just what the doctor ordered!  My series, each 12x12 acrylic on canvas.

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Evening Salute


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I am always in awe of the amazing colors that mother nature presents in the evenings,  especially Weirton the salt-air filled skies of New England. This sunset is 24x30.

Saturday, March 19, 2016

Red Carpet


I always wondered what it would be like to walk on an actual red carpet so I painted one.  This one is 30x40 in size.

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Sunny Forest


SOLD Nothing beats a nice walk into a sunny forest. You can take such a walk into this 48x24 sunny forest yourself.

Monday, March 14, 2016

The Marsh


I love the winding path that the marsh channels make, and kyaking through the channels in Wells is a favorite summer activity. This marsh is 48x24.

Saturday, March 12, 2016

Glorious


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I do love light in a forest, and when that light is orange against a bright blue sky,  I just can't resist. This piece is 18x36

Friday, March 11, 2016

Purple Dusk



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I love a good colorful reflection in nature,  and it's always exciting to paint. This is a commissioned piece, 36x18.

Thursday, March 10, 2016

Frozen Eve


The blues and purples that appear on snow as the sun sets are some of my favorite colors to mix.  This piece is 30x10 and is chillinh warming.

Sunday, February 28, 2016

Perfection


Really, no words necessary.  Size 30x30- perfection.

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Blue Green

At a large 36x36, this piece will make a nice statement on the right wall. I can almost hear the channel marker ringing...

Monday, February 22, 2016

White Caps


The green Atlantic,  the blowing wind, that sea-salt spray! This piece is 36x24 but unfortunately can't capture the smells of the sea.

Sunday, February 21, 2016

Day's End


This piece is 24x30 and represents my favorite time of day at the beach- the cooler purple shapes among the warmer highlights as the sun sets.

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Orange Evening


In Maine, there are so many variables that affect the weather and the sunsets-and the best part is, they are always different, and spectacular!  This piece is 30x30 on gallery wrapped canvas.

Saturday, February 13, 2016

Last Moments


The ocean, the sunset,  perfection! 24 x 24 acrylic on canvas.

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Spring Hill


I do love winter,  but the anticipation of a fresh spring season is always just as rewarding. This piece is 24 x 24 and a great candidate to be enlarged to 36x36 or bigger!

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Sunset Marsh


Ahhh...the best time of the evening.  36 x 24

Monday, January 25, 2016

Sundown Pinks


This colorful piece measures 36 x 24 and I think, accurately captures Maine's beauty in the evening.

Sunday, January 24, 2016

Dinner is Served!


Now here are 1200 square inches of pure New England yumm! 30 × 40 acrylic on canvas.

Low Tide Striations


The colors,  textures,  and lines along the coast are unbeatable in their beauty.  This piece painted from a photo I took on the coast of New Hampshire at Christmas. 24 x 48 acrylic on canvas. 

The Cove


A great piece for a larger space- 48 inches of cove!

Saturday, January 16, 2016

Later Autumn Blueberry Fields


In Maine,  not only are the low-bush Blueberry Fields beautiful in season, they provide amazing color after the harvest. This piece is 18x36 and seems to fit in nicely with my recent red theme!

Thursday, January 14, 2016

Inlet Greens



It's always amazing to me the chameleon quality of our New England waters.  I love that the same location along the coast can have many different color personalities. This 30x30 is one such example.

A Brightening Day



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Being from Maine,  snow is still one of my favorite subjects to paint.  This reflected piece is 30x40.

Friday, January 8, 2016

Maine Berries


This piece,  at 30x40, gives a nicer large feeling of great Maine greenery on the coast.

Red Grasses



Maybe it's the season, but I'm on a red kick lately, and I am pleased with how this 24x36 turned out.

Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Thanks for a great 2015!

I'm very grateful for such a productive year. I hope 2016 brings me new ideas,  larger canvases and opportunities to collaborate with the many designers I admire.

Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Mainly Blue

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At a stately 24x48, this piece is life-size MAINE!

Monday, December 28, 2015

The Lone Pine

At 24x36, this piece reminds me of some of the treasures that lie just beyond a forest sometimes.

Maine View


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At great 30x40 view of the bay off Wolfs Neck.

Out at Wolfs Neck




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36x36 acrylic- and one of my favorite views. I remember picnics on the grass and then walking the shore.

Essex Gold


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At 30x40, this paintings feels just like being in a golden field in autumn.

Friday, December 11, 2015

Hockey Puck ornament



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Well...I play hockey. ..I paint- seemed an obvious project! 2nd one going in the mail today.

Saturday, November 28, 2015

Mosaic Trees I


I love the play of light in the first,  with the back ground trees showing off as many great colors as those in the foreground. Size 24x24 acrylic on canvas.

Sunday, November 1, 2015

Garden Splendor

Size 24x24 acrylic on canvas.