Right out of a western, the canyon is located northwest of Santa Fe, down a rough 7 mile road (Buckman Rd) near my house. It’s always a treat to visit the canyon, hoping to see movies in the making. Sold December, 2019 by the Marigold Arts Gallery, www.marigoldarts.com, on Canyon Road in Santa Fe.
Sold June 10 by the Marigold Gallery in Santa Fe. Limited Palette: Cacmium Yellow Light, Vermillion, Madder Lake, Ultramarine Blue, Phthalo Blue and Titatnium White. Mixing greens, oranges and purples from these basics. Cobra Brand. Primarily Paletter Knife. Originally called this a study.
Sold Jun 20, 2020 by the Marigold Gallery in Santa Fe. Daily morning walk view. One of a series exploring the colors of the desert: Ocotillo, desert and mountains. Compare with other Ocotillo versions. Expanded palette (Cobra): Cadmium Yellow Light, Vermillion, Madder Lake, Ultramarine Blue, Phthalo Blue, and White plus: Cobalt BLue, Phthalo Green, Sap Green, Viridian, cadmium lemon, Cadmium Red Light and Medium, Opera (Holbein Duo), Blue Violet (dioxide purple), yellow ochre, burnt sienna. #paletteknife, #paptertowel, #radicalimpressionism, #santaritamountains.
Sold by the Marigold Gallery, Aug 23, 2020. . Allowing the paint stroke to represent the scintillating atmosphere of the sky, and allowing the colors to permeate the landscape. Continuing the series of palette knife experimentation with a familiar southwest mountain scene. Palette knife exclusive in this case. Alternatively, I might just do another one! Cobra water-mixable oils, somewhat expanded palette with thick palette knife strokes.
En plein air from the Chama river Overlook. I am glad I tackled this venue again;it has so much and I wanted to capture the spirit. Sold Aug 29, 2020 at the Marigold Arts Gallery at 424 Canyon Road, Santa Fe: https://www.marigoldarts.com.
Sold at the Marigold Art Gallery, www.marigoldarts.com. in Jan 2021 Exhibited at The Wilder Nightingale Gallery in Taos: July 17-Aug17. www.wnightingale.com. sponsored by the Plein Air Painters of New Mexico. Cadmium red light vibrating against ultramarine blue.
Sold 3/6 at the Marigold Gallery in Santa Fe. We have 4 Palo Verde trees in our home in Green Valley, Az. I have just been introduced to these beautiful trees, with green bark and magnificent yellow blossoms. Palo Verdes this year were supposed to be spectacular. Well, we'll wait for next year to compare. In the meantime I will have this painting (or photographs anyway, once it sells).
Palo Verde abloom on the Arizona desert floor. Santa Rita Mountains in the distance. En plein air in the morning.
Sold Mar 27, 2021 by the Marigold Arts Gallery at 424 Canyon Road, Santa Fe: https://www.marigoldarts.com.
Sold 04/05 at the Marigold Arts Gallery on Canyon Road, www.marigoldarts.com. En plein air from my home in Santa Fe, facing the Las Campanas Black Mesa. During Monsoon season the clouds are ever changing.
Sold May 22 at the Marigold Art Gallery on Canyon Road, Santa Fe. https://www.marigoldarts.com..
Golden Rectangle proportion (8/13); note part of the fibonacci series: 1,1,2,3,5,8,13…...The ratios approach the Golden Mean.