Bird of Paradise

Bird of Paradise

Bird of Paradise Acrylic on Canvas Size: 24 x 48   The Bird of Paradise was my mother’s favorite flower and I never quite understood why. Their petals are rather stiff and waxy to repel the wind and rain and withstand the tropical heat. My personal...
Dusty Rose Iris

Dusty Rose Iris

Dusty Rose Iris Oil on Canvas Size: 36 x 36   I love to paint irises. This was such a challenging color palette for me, it almost didn’t get finished. In the end I felt the painting did evoke the feeling, allure and impression of the subject. 3D Relief...
Seven Shades of Gray

Seven Shades of Gray

Seven Shades of Gray Oil on Canvas Size: 24 x 30   Succulents, with their simple and beautiful fractal patterns, seemed the perfect subject to use the old master’s technique of layering of values, tones and colors. With so many layers to go, the yellow...
Succulent Moods

Succulent Moods

Succulent Moods Oil on Canvas Size: 30 x 36   I’m slightly obsessed with succulents for a few reasons. One being I found I can take photos at various times during the same day and see very different results. This got me to relate to the succulents as I...
Current Times II

Current Times II

Current Times II All Natural Found Objects: Mussel Shells Size: 24 x 24   This piece is also part of the climate change awareness series using intricate layering of mussel shells to depict the currents and rising waters on our planet earth. 3D Relief Series...
Glacier Melt

Glacier Melt

  Glacier Melt All Natural Found Objects: Lake Rock Barnacles, Mussels, Rocks, Pine Cone Petals Size: 24 x 24 This was designed and assembled with objects I collected on the beaches of Resurrection Bay, Alaska. The purpose of this piece is to create awareness of...
Salmon Run

Salmon Run

Salmon Run All Natural Found Objects: Beach Rock, Peppercorns, Pine Cone Petals Size: 30 x 30   The salmon runs in Alaska are diminishing. This is an unfortunate fact. In this piece I’m using ocean rocks, pine cones, and peppercorns to depict the effects...
Koi Fish

Koi Fish

Koi Fish All Natural Found Objects: Three varieties of pinecones, muscle shells, and palm bark Size: 24 x 24   While on a walk with my niece in California, I was inspired by the local pine cones to create this piece. Created from Alaska mussel shells and pine...
Succulent Love

Succulent Love

Succulent Love Oil on Canvas Size: 23 x 37   This piece was my first inspiration into succulents. The intricacies of the fractal patterns created in nature will always continue to fascinate me. 3D Relief Series Beachcombing Series Botanicals Series Fish &...
Renee’s Iris

Renee’s Iris

Renee’s Iris Oil on Canvas Size: 30 x 40   I got a call while in my studio telling me a friend was diagnosed with cancer. I was stunned and stopped what I was doing and decided to go for a walk to try to think of anything I could possibly do to help and to...
Dad’s Hibiscus

Dad’s Hibiscus

Dad’s Hibiscus Oil on Canvas Size: 48 x 24   The hibiscus came from a bush that was hardly more than a stick when I planted it years ago at my family’s home in Hawaii. There was very little soil as the ground was mostly hard volcanic rock. However, on...
The Wave

The Wave

The Wave Oil on Canvas Size: 48 x 30   This painting reminds me of life and the world we live in. Beautiful, delicate, refreshing yet also dangerous and aggressive. I have no control over what happens, yet light does shine through. 3D Relief Series...
Current Times

Current Times

Current Times All Natural Found Objects: Alaskan Mussels Size: 36 x 12   3D Relief Series Beachcombing Series Botanicals Series Fish & Flies Series Related work: Current Times II Glacier Melt Salmon Run Koi Fish Current Times Barnacle Beauty Kenai Lake Mussel...
Trumpet Flower

Trumpet Flower

Trumpet Flower Oil on Canvas Size: 24 x 48   3D Relief Series Beachcombing Series Botanicals Series Fish & Flies Series Related work: Bird of Paradise Dusty Rose Iris Seven Shades of Gray Succulent Moods Succulent Love Renee’s Iris Dad’s Hibiscus...
Brown Trout

Brown Trout

Brown Trout Acrylic on Canvas Size: 12 x 24   3D Relief Series Beachcombing Series Botanicals Series Fish & Flies Series Related Work: Brown Trout Dolly Varden Orange Blossom Brown Trout Red Belly Salmon Fly Steelhead Teal Octo Alaska Grayling Chum Salmon...
Dolly Varden

Dolly Varden

Dolly Varden Acrylic on Canvas Size: 48 x 24   3D Relief Series Beachcombing Series Botanicals Series Fish & Flies Series Related work: Brown Trout Dolly Varden Orange Blossom Brown Trout Red Belly Salmon Fly Steelhead Teal Octo Alaska Grayling Chum Salmon...
Field of Poppies

Field of Poppies

Field of Poppies Acrylic on Canvas Size: 16 x 40   3D Relief Series Beachcombing Series Botanicals Series Fish & Flies Series Related work: Bird of Paradise Dusty Rose Iris Seven Shades of Gray Succulent Moods Succulent Love Renee’s Iris Dad’s...
Jeryll’s Iris

Jeryll’s Iris

Jeryll’s Iris Acrylic on Canvas Size: 48 x 60   3D Relief Series Beachcombing Series Botanicals Series Fish & Flies Series Related work: Bird of Paradise Dusty Rose Iris Seven Shades of Gray Succulent Moods Succulent Love Renee’s Iris Dad’s...
Kenai Lake

Kenai Lake

Kenai Lake Acrylic on Canvas Size: 40 x 30   3D Relief Series Beachcombing Series Botanicals Series Fish & Flies Series Related work: Bird of Paradise Dusty Rose Iris Seven Shades of Gray Succulent Moods Succulent Love Renee’s Iris Dad’s Hibiscus...
Mussel

Mussel

Mussel Acrylic on Canvas Size: 20 x 20   I enjoy so much finding the beauty, color, patterns, and intricate designs in nature. Especially in objects that many people would never give a second chance. 3D Relief Series Beachcombing Series Botanicals Series Fish...
Orange Blossom Brown Trout

Orange Blossom Brown Trout

Orange Blossom Brown Trout Acrylic on Canvas Size: 30 x 15   3D Relief Series Beachcombing Series Botanicals Series Fish & Flies Series Related work: Brown Trout Dolly Varden Orange Blossom Brown Trout Red Belly Salmon Fly Steelhead Teal Octo Alaska Grayling...
Orchid

Orchid

Orchid Acrylic on Canvas Size: 16 x 40   3D Relief Series Beachcombing Series Botanicals Series Fish & Flies Series Related work: Bird of Paradise Dusty Rose Iris Seven Shades of Gray Succulent Moods Succulent Love Renee’s Iris Dad’s Hibiscus...
Cocktail Hour

Cocktail Hour

Cocktail Hour Acrylic on Canvas Size: 20 x 20   You can find nature’s beauty anywhere, even while enjoying a martini at our restaurant. I ordered oysters and they were placed in front of me and, rather than slurping them down immediately like I typically...
Rebirth

Rebirth

Rebirth Acrylic on Canvas Size: 20 x 24   3D Relief Series Beachcombing Series Botanicals Series Fish & Flies Series Related work: The Wave Mussel Cocktail Hour Rebirth « Older...
Razor Clam

Razor Clam

Razor Clam Acrylic on Canvas Size: 30 x 15   3D Relief Series Beachcombing Series Botanicals Series Fish & Flies Series Related work: The Wave Mussel Cocktail Hour Rebirth Razor Clam Steller Blue...
Red Belly

Red Belly

Red Belly Acrylic on Canvas Size: 12 x 24   3D Relief Series Beachcombing Series Botanicals Series Fish & Flies Series Related work: Brown Trout Dolly Varden Orange Blossom Brown Trout Red Belly Salmon Fly Steelhead Teal Octo Alaska Grayling Chum Salmon...
Red Lily

Red Lily

Red Lily Acrylic on Canvas Size: 24 x 24   3D Relief Series Beachcombing Series Botanicals Series Fish & Flies Series Related work: Bird of Paradise Dusty Rose Iris Seven Shades of Gray Succulent Moods Succulent Love Renee’s Iris Dad’s Hibiscus...
Salmon Fly

Salmon Fly

Salmon Fly Acrylic on Canvas Size: 12 x 24   3D Relief Series Beachcombing Series Botanicals Series Fish & Flies Series Related work: Brown Trout Dolly Varden Orange Blossom Brown Trout Red Belly Salmon Fly Steelhead Teal Octo Alaska Grayling Chum Salmon...
Steelhead

Steelhead

Steelhead Acrylic on Canvas Size: 24 x 18   3D Relief Series Beachcombing Series Botanicals Series Fish & Flies Series Related work: Brown Trout Dolly Varden Orange Blossom Brown Trout Red Belly Salmon Fly Steelhead Teal Octo Alaska Grayling Chum Salmon...
Teal Octo

Teal Octo

Teal Octo Acrylic on Canvas Size: 36 x 24   3D Relief Series Beachcombing Series Botanicals Series Fish & Flies Series Related work: Brown Trout Dolly Varden Orange Blossom Brown Trout Red Belly Salmon Fly Steelhead Teal Octo Alaska Grayling Chum Salmon...
Alaska Grayling

Alaska Grayling

Alaska Grayling Acrylic on Canvas Size: 48 x 24   3D Relief Series Beachcombing Series Botanicals Series Fish & Flies Series Related work: Brown Trout Dolly Varden Orange Blossom Brown Trout Red Belly Salmon Fly Steelhead Teal Octo Alaska Grayling Chum Salmon...
Barnacle Beauty

Barnacle Beauty

Barnacle Beauty All Natural Found Objects: Barnicles ~ Sea Rocks ~ Mussels Size: 10 x 20   3D Relief Series Beachcombing Series Botanicals Series Fish & Flies Series Related work: Current Times II Glacier Melt Salmon Run Koi Fish Current Times Barnacle Beauty...
Kenai Lake

Kenai Lake

Kenai Lake All Natural Found Objects: Lake Rock ~ Wood Size: 12 x 12   3D Relief Series Beachcombing Series Botanicals Series Fish & Flies Series Related work: Current Times II Glacier Melt Salmon Run Koi Fish Current Times Barnacle Beauty Kenai Lake Mussel...
Mussel Dahlia

Mussel Dahlia

Mussel Dahlia All Natural Found Objects: Mussels Size: 12 x 12   3D Relief Series Beachcombing Series Botanicals Series Fish & Flies Series Related work: Current Times II Glacier Melt Salmon Run Koi Fish Current Times Barnacle Beauty Kenai Lake Mussel Dahlia...
Starburst

Starburst

Starburst All Natural Found Objects: Lake Rock Size: 12 x 12   3D Relief Series Beachcombing Series Botanicals Series Fish & Flies Series Related work: Current Times II Glacier Melt Salmon Run Koi Fish Current Times Barnacle Beauty Kenai Lake Mussel Dahlia...
Kenai Lake 2

Kenai Lake 2

Kenai Lake 2 All Natural Found Objects: Lake Rock ~ Wood Size: 12 x 12   3D Relief Series Beachcombing Series Botanicals Series Fish & Flies Series Related work: Current Times II Glacier Melt Salmon Run Koi Fish Current Times Barnacle Beauty Kenai Lake Mussel...
Sea Life

Sea Life

Sea Life All Natural Found Objects: Sea Rock ~ Mussels Size: 36 x 12   3D Relief Series Beachcombing Series Botanicals Series Fish & Flies Series Related work: Current Times II Glacier Melt Salmon Run Koi Fish Current Times Barnacle Beauty Kenai Lake Mussel...
Chum Salmon

Chum Salmon

Chum Salmon Acrylic on Canvas Size: 36 x 12   3D Relief Series Beachcombing Series Botanicals Series Fish & Flies Series Related work: Brown Trout Dolly Varden Orange Blossom Brown Trout Red Belly Salmon Fly Steelhead Teal Octo Alaska Grayling Chum Salmon...
Steller Blue Feather

Steller Blue Feather

Steller Blue Feather Acrylic on Canvas Size: 16 x 40   I’m inspired by delicate beauty in objects that people may normally just pass by. While watching the Steller Jays swooping around the beach right outside my studio, I noticed how their feathers had this...
Antique Peacock

Antique Peacock

Antique Peacock Acrylic on Canvas Size: 12 x 24   3D Relief Series Beachcombing Series Botanicals Series Fish & Flies Series Related work: Brown Trout Dolly Varden Orange Blossom Brown Trout Red Belly Salmon Fly Steelhead Teal Octo Alaska Grayling Chum Salmon...
Ohh La La Poppy

Ohh La La Poppy

Ohh La La Poppy Acrylic on Canvas Size: 36 x 36   3D Relief Series Beachcombing Series Botanicals Series Fish & Flies Series Related work: Bird of Paradise Dusty Rose Iris Seven Shades of Gray Succulent Moods Succulent Love Renee’s Iris Dad’s...
Blue Spey

Blue Spey

Blue Spey Acrylic on Canvas Size: 24 x 24   3D Relief Series Beachcombing Series Botanicals Series Fish & Flies Series Related work: Brown Trout Dolly Varden Orange Blossom Brown Trout Red Belly Salmon Fly Steelhead Teal Octo Alaska Grayling Chum Salmon...
River Runs Thru It

River Runs Thru It

River Runs Thru It All Natural Found Objects: Mussels ~ Sea Rocks ~ Wood ~ Barnicles Size: 24 x 24   3D Relief Series Beachcombing Series Botanicals Series Fish & Flies Series Related work: Current Times II Glacier Melt Salmon Run Koi Fish Current Times...