Portrait reveal

Meredith, Olivia and Emile. Aren’t they lovely? I’m really excited about how this portrait came out. I think their affection is apparent, as well as their likeness. The collector loved the painting from the photos I sent, but I’m waiting anxiously to hear how it was received in person (I do that every time I ship a painting!). … Read more


My fourth sailboat painting is complete! They’re each 40″ square on nice gallery wrapped canvas. The paint is so thick there’s some dimension to these paintings! If you click and zoom in, you can see the pallet knife work… Thanks for looking, and as always, let me know if I can be of any assistance … Read more

A fun holiday special for collectors and followers. 

There’s just enough time to get a painting by Christmas! If you’d like gift wrapping, just let me know. I’ll make it special. 🙂 Order in the next couple days if you need it by Christmas.  I’ve made a page here just for available paintings in my studio and prints.There are a few small paintings under $100 … Read more

Boats on the Lake

Happy Thanksgiving! I am thankful for you, for family, and for friends. I hope you are having a good holiday. I’m almost finished with this third sailboat painting. I’m excited about how it’s coming out. 40″ square, oil on canvas, available. Here’s what my sailboat painting area is looking like right now: Thank you for … Read more

Holiday Gift Portrait, sailboat in progress, and under cover.

Today I finished a lovely portrait I’ve been working on for a week. I can’t wait to find out if it makes the collector’s gift recipient happy. I hope so! I feel like it’s some of my best work yet. I’ll show you after the holidays. 🙂 And then I’ve gotten started on a series … Read more

(Cold Noses) What It Means, happy cows, large cow painting

  I started this cow painting a couple years ago. It was based on some photos I took and a smaller painting I made of these cows relaxing on a chilly day. I loved the yellow sky and the blue and gold snow… The sky in South Dakota is often suprising and beautiful. The small … Read more

Windmill, happy art!

This is one of my favorite paintings still in studio. The atmospheric effect makes me happy. Hope it brings you a smile. Windmill, available through Studio.   Art Resources Gallery has added a page for my artwork! Here’s the partner to the painting above (different sizes, but painted together), Available at the gallery:  Windmill’s Reflection, … Read more

Yellowstone Colors, midsize painting of Yellowstone National Park

I am absolutely in love with the colors and textures of Yellowstone National Park.  Yellowstone Colors, 16″ x 20″, oil on canvas, $670.  This painting will be dry and ready to ship to it’s forever home in a couple days. Email or call (605) 695-5815 to purchase. This valley is full of buffalo relaxing and … Read more

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