GIRL IN THE DARK WOOD, LITTLE DREAMER SERIES, 2017

Even children sometimes must face the darkness.

PORTALS II, OIL ON WOOD, 2017

"Why, if we can get back to our own world by jumping into this pool, mightn't we get somewhere else by jumping into one of the others? Supposing there was a world at the bottom of every pool."" - C. S. Lewis, The Magician's Nephew

OUT THERE, PLAY OUTSIDE SERIES, 16" X 20", OIL ON WOOD, 2017 And he wondered what was out there. What was over the hill. Where the dragons lived, and how he could get there.

OUT THERE, PLAY OUTSIDE SERIES, 16" X 20", OIL ON WOOD, 2017

And he wondered what was out there. What was over the hill. Where the dragons lived, and how he could get there.

PORTALS I, OIL ON WOOD, 2017

"Because my sight, becoming crystal clear, was piercing deeper and deeper through the rays Of that deep Light which in itself is true." - Dante, Paradiso, Canto XXXIII

LAKE ON FIRE, OIL ON WOOD, 2017

"There is no such thing as an artist - only the world, lit or unlit - as the world allows. When the candle is burning, who looks at the wick.  When the candle is out, who needs it? But the world without light is wasteland and chaos, and a life without sacrifice is abomination." - Annie Dillard, Holy the Firm

EARTH MOTH III, OIL ON WOOD, 2017 "The sweetest thing in all my life has been the longing -- to reach the Mountain, to find the place where I ought to have been born. Do you think it all mean nothing, all the longing?" - C. S. Lewis, Till We Have Faces

EARTH MOTH III, OIL ON WOOD, 2017

"The sweetest thing in all my life has been the longing -- to reach the Mountain, to find the place where I ought to have been born. Do you think it all mean nothing, all the longing?" - C. S. Lewis, Till We Have Faces

OZ POPPIES, OIL ON WOOD, 2016 "Her eyes closed in spite of herself and she forgot where she was and fell among the poppies, fast asleep." - L. Frank Baum, The Wonderful Wizard of OZ

OZ POPPIES, OIL ON WOOD, 2016

"Her eyes closed in spite of herself and she forgot where she was and fell among the poppies, fast asleep." - L. Frank Baum, The Wonderful Wizard of OZ

GLAMPING AT EL COSMICO, MARFA SERIES, 2015

And she knew that family is more than blood. Family was here and now in the middle of a desert where they were to explore new places and watch the stars spin in their orbit at astronomers' hill later that night. 

WOLF BOY, LITTLE DREAMERS SERIES, 2017 After stepping through the portal, he found himself in another world where surely there be dragons.

WOLF BOY, LITTLE DREAMERS SERIES, 2017

After stepping through the portal, he found himself in another world where surely there be dragons.

FIRE MOTH I, OIL ON WOOD, 2017 "And the soul takes flight to the world that is invisible and there arriving she is sure of bliss and forever dwells in paradise." - Plato

FIRE MOTH I, OIL ON WOOD, 2017

"And the soul takes flight to the world that is invisible and there arriving she is sure of bliss and forever dwells in paradise." - Plato

WIND MOTH II, OIL ON WOOD, 2017

WIND MOTH II, OIL ON WOOD, 2017

EVE AT FRAMA, MARFA SERIES, 2014

She was beyond us, seeing a different place in her mind's eye.

ZILKER WINDOWS, SURREAL SERIES, MIXED MEDIA ON BOARD Looking through the tree branches all I saw were windows of colored stained glass.

ZILKER WINDOWS, SURREAL SERIES, MIXED MEDIA ON BOARD

Looking through the tree branches all I saw were windows of colored stained glass.