The inspiration for this painting is a trip we took to Our Lady of the Rocks Church near Perast, Montenegro and the moment I saw the sailboat perfectly splitting the mountain, I knew I would make a painting of it! The church is beautiful, the scenery is gorgeous and it’s just a magical-looking place, like […]
This painting was inspired by the beach near where we were staying in Herceg Novi, Montenegro… some paintings can be a struggle, but this one came really easily. I always love how the light and shadows change on the mountains and I added some “happy clouds”, too 😉
This painting is inspired by a stormy Herceg Novi sunset… Half the sky is dark blue and ready to pour and the other half is bright pink and glorious. I’ve always had fun drawing or painting stormy skies… I love the movement and energy it brings.
This was inspired by one of my morning walks from Herceg Novi to Igalo, Montenegro… I could see the distant mountains partially hidden behind clouds and the sun was a different kind of light, shrouded in mist. There was something mystical about the moment… and then I saw my angel, Nina.
I was going through some photos I took from a boat tour we took to Paxos, Greece from Corfu last summer and I found one with a hint of a rainbow in it that I just knew should be a painting (with the rainbow fleshed out, of course)… the combination of the rugged cliffs against […]