11X14 oil on canvas The Boise River is so high right now that it has flooded parts of the greenbelt and some areas downriver from where I live.  I stood on a bridge to paint this one.  I got a bunch of funny comments.  Paintings don’t look like much in the beginning stages, at leastContinue reading “Flooded”


Harris Ranch Big Tree

5X7″ oil on panel I painted this plein air today.  I feel like I’m starting to get a feel for plein air painting.  I’m happy with how this little painting turned out. I keep painting Harris Ranch because it’s just about the only flat open space near my house.  There are a few cows leftContinue reading “Harris Ranch Big Tree”

Sunset Over Harris Ranch

8×10″ oil on canvas I’m determined to figure out plein air painting.  I’ve found a spot not to far away where I can go to paint the sunset, so I’m going to do a series of paintings from this location until I figure out the process better. I painted this one last night.  I likedContinue reading “Sunset Over Harris Ranch”