Lower Orchard, Summit Wildfire
Oil on canvas, 20"x 20"
(note on the painting: Last May, after having been in our new home only 10 days, a wildfire broke out near our home. The winds took the fire in the opposite direction, but it was a stressful & vigilant few days. The smoke blocked the sun and created this beautiful yet eerie glow throughout the landscape. This is a view of our backyard, which I photographed at the time. I painted a small (3"x3") study of this view, and this is the larger & more developed version.)