Colorado Landscape Paintings
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I traveled to the western United States to paint in the warmer months in the 1980s and 1990s.
Since I moved to Fort Collins, Colorado in 2003, there have been many opportunities for local painting trips
to Horsetooth Reservoir, Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado, Utah and beyond.
There is an endless variety of rock formations, mountains, streams and lakes to explore.
My landscape paintings attempt a soft realism using bright colors and dramatic shadows.
I mostly use pastel, watercolor and oil and prefer to paint on location,
though I sometimes paint from photographs.
Rocky Mountain National Park
Garden of the Gods, Colorado Springs
Devil's Backbone, Loveland
Big Thompson River