The people and places depicted in my paintings are both real & imagined. For inspiration, I turn to my surroundings in and around Barcelona, both the city & the natural world. This is a parallel universe, but no less real than the everyday world we experience daily. When I paint, I experience joy & inner-peace. It is my wish that you experience something of the same while looking at this work. One may think of these paintings as invitations, portals, to peace. I believe this peace & joy is our birthright and is always there in every moment, just waiting to be rediscovered.
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Barcelona, Spain is a long way from Lake Mills, Wisconsin. I came here and made it my home nearly fifteen years ago now. I was following a dream, a painter´s dream.
Sometimes, when the world seems broken, when what is fair and good seems to be overshadowed by injustice and I´m feeling down, I go to nature. Surrounded by trees and touching the soft earth, or sitting next to the sea and looking up at the night sky, I find relief, ...
In early summer Carmina and I went camping in Torrent de Colobrers, near Sabadell. Our plan was to take the tent and some gear and food for a picnic and just go to nature and get away from the city for awhile. I brought my easle along and did some plein air painting...