After painting representational landscapes for many years, I began to develop a body of abstracts that explore rhythms, colors, and sensations in the landscape that I could not paint in a representational style.  These are all in oils, painted with the palette knife.

Fire at Sea
2019
Oil on Linen
24x30"
Palette knife abstract
Water World
2018
Oil on linen
32x42"
Palette knife abstract, watery color palette
Summer Storm
2019
Mixed media and cold wax on panel
12x12"
Autumn Storm
2019
Mixed media and cold wax on panel
11x14"
Warming Skies
2019
Oil and cold wax on panel
11x14"
Storm Water
2019
Oil and cold wax on panel
11x14
Floating Horizon
2018
Oil and Cold wax
12 x 12"
minimalist land and sky
Available framed at $650.
At the Edge
2018
Oil and Cold wax
16 x 20"
Where the water permeates the land.
Available at $1100.
Hurricane Warning
2017
Oil and Cold Wax on Linen
24x24"
Framed abstract. Available at $1800.
The Break of Dawn
2017
Oil and Cold Wax on Linen
24 x 30 x 1.5"
Feeling the dawning light creeping over the landscape. Available unframed at $2200.
The Spreading Light
2016
Oil/Linen
54x42"
Abstract, wired, unframed. Available at $5500.
Spring Breeze
2016
Oil/Linen
30x40"
Abstract Landscape, painted with a palette knife, and oil stick
Available at $3200
Will be featured in a 2017 North Light book, "Abstract Painting, A Celebration of Contemporary Art".
Wildfire Sunset
2015
Oil/Linen
36"x48"
A suggested landscape with reflected light. Palette-knife oil paint with oil-stick calligraphy.
Available: $3900
Where the Waters Play
2014
Oil on Canvas
36x36"
the movement of water
Available: $3200.
The Night is Mother of the Day
2011
Oil on Linen
20x48" tryptich
The roiling night clouds usher in the dawn.
Available at $2300:
Soft Night
2013
Oil on Canvas
20x24"
Reflections in the river from the city lights
Available: $1500.
Bay Incursions
2012
Oil on Canvas
44x34"
Public Collection.
The Scent of Roses
2014
Oil on Linen
34x40"
Pink, rose, red; painted in the summer when my red roses were blooming.
Public collection.
Life Force
2011
Oil on Linen
44x34"
Private Collection