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The focus of my oil paintings narrows in on the natural environment of Montana. Using all of my artistic skills to pass on God's beauty and good.
In my work I strive to convey the colors, the lighting, the time of day and the elements that make a peaceful, lucid scene. Using the language of art I tell the audianc… Read More
The focus of my oil paintings narrows in on the natural environment of Montana. Using all of my artistic skills to pass on God's beauty and good.
In my work I strive to convey the colors, the lighting, the time of day and the elements that make a peaceful, lucid scene. Using the language of art I tell the audiance what I have experienced. I know I have been successful with a piece when someone has connected with it in their own way.

My journey to the next artwork begins with a nature walk. Anytime of the day is good, however I like the early morning and setting sun the best. Usually there are so many scene I stumble on that inspire. After taking lots of notes and photos for reference, the journey continues through sketches and color studies to the final piece. The colors are part of the language from the moment. As I work with ideas it starts to culminate and then it just clicks. Read Less
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