Otter Namaste

Otter Namaste

Otter Namaste Medium: Acrylic, Image Size: 12″h x 12″w, 2023. This was one of my first wildlife paintings I did in acrylics. Originally the canvas was 12” x 16”, but I cropped it down to a 12″ x 12″ size. I kept the style fairly loose with the...
Delightful Sea Otter

Delightful Sea Otter

Delightful Sea Otter Medium: Acrylic, Image Size: 16″h x 20″w, 2023. I experimented with painting wildlife in acrylics and was pleasantly surprised how fun it was. I kept the style fairly loose with the background, but when I painted the otter, I...
Kitten’s Retreat

Kitten’s Retreat

Kitten's Retreat Kitten’s RetreatMedium: Oil, Image Size: 34″h x 48″w, 2001. My husband and I were hiking up Copper Mountain in Jarbidge Nevada when we saw these bobcat kittens. We only saw two kittens at the time, but when we got our photos...
Illuminated Wolf

Illuminated Wolf

Illuminated Wolf Medium: Oil, Image Size: 20 “h x 28″w, 2000. I portrayed this wolf watching from the cover of a snow laden tree. I intentionally made the wolf appear mostly concealed to show the cautiousness and intelligence of these wild animals. Had...
Silently Waiting

Silently Waiting

Silently Waiting Medium: Watercolor, Image Size: 22″h x 32″w, 1995. While out skiing in the Mt. Shasta Wilderness Area, I came across this intricate, lacy design of snow-covered branches and twigs. When I saw this scene, I imagined a small animal peering...