Moving "up north" brought me in touch with the beauty of the birch, mere ornamentals in my old home. Here they grace the woods and are incredibly striking in snowy landscapes.
The Relatives - a series
"Ancestor" and "Grandmother"
These four acrylic paintings comprise a series of portraits of individual trees or rather, a family portrait. We are all related. Click on a thumbnail for an enlarged image. File sizes were kept small for efficient web viewing. Higher quality images available, E-mail your interest. The actual canvasses measure three feet by four feet.
"Sister, River Birch" and "Great Grandmother Live Oak"