I created this painting because I think Hedgehog Cacti are amazing and their flowers are even more so! The Claret Cup variety might be my favorite. I painted the background in shades of blues, purples, and greens to compliment the reddish-orange of the flower. Limited Edition Prints Available: Buy Claret Cup Hedgehog Cactus Flower
I created this painting of a Cholla flower because I was inspired by all the subtle colors and tones in the petals. Although it’s not a flashy flower, it’s still beautiful in its uniqueness. In particular, the green-yellow-white-cream combination really stands out to me. I tried a couple things for the background before arriving at […]
Cactus flowers are some of my favorite flowers because they are usually so vibrant, colorful, and oftentimes iridescent. Prickly Pear Cactus flowers come in many colors, so I’m sure I’ll do more after this. This particular shade of what I call a peach pink is one of my favorites of them all. Limited Edition Prints […]
I created this landscape of Tucson along the Catalina Highway on the way to Mount Lemmon. It’s kind of a bittersweet painting, because it shows how invasive Buffelgrass is taking over parts of our desert, which threatens taking the native plants like Saguaros out because it can spread fire so easily.
I created this painting of a Saguaro flower because I was inspired by all the local beauty that currently surrounds me and Saguaro flowers are one of my favorite. The challenge for me here was to paint it so it looks incandescent like the real thing. I think I accomplished that. Limited Edition Prints Available: […]