Sunset on the Beach – Oil Painting in Progress

This scene is from a long, warm evening in laid-back Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica. Still a few more layers of paint to add, but the “bones” of the painting are set!

Wild Horses Original Oil Painting

Here’s the finished painting! This painting is on a flat 5″ x 7″ Ampersand Gessobord panel, which is made in the USA from sustainable forest products that ensure the protection of wildlife, plants, soil and water. If you ever want to see wild horses, visit Assateague Island on the Maryland shore. Local folklore describes theContinue reading “Wild Horses Original Oil Painting”

Cahuita, Costa Rica – Oil Painting

If you’re going for an authentic tropical vibe in your home, this piece may be for you! Cahuita, a small Caribbean town in Costa Rica, is a place to kick off your shoes and relax. Hang out on a hammock all day? You got it. Explore the shoreline along the beautiful Cahuita National Park? Easy.Continue reading “Cahuita, Costa Rica – Oil Painting”

Throwback Thursday – Surf Art

A couple years ago I did some custom artwork for my friend Travis down in Costa Rica, who was also a Peace Corps Volunteer there and now offers Yoga and Surf vacations through his business Bodhi Surf in Uvita, Costa Rica. Here’s an oil painting of him doing his thing: A mixed media drawing of his sister,Continue reading “Throwback Thursday – Surf Art”

Expansive Costa Rican Beach Landscape

This expansive tropical beach is located in the Pacific seaside town of Uvita, Costa Rica. You can walk for a mile here and only be accompanied by little red crabs scampering around the sand! Measures 9″ in height x 12″ in length Painted on back-stapled, gallery-wrapped canvas. Ready to hang.  

Painting of Playa Santa, Puerto Rico

Boy was it an adventure to get here. Playa Santa, literally translated as “Holy Beach”, lies somewhere along the southwestern coastline of Puerto Rico. During our vacation in Puerto Rico, we stayed in San Juan and rented a car to drive around the island. After passing through the southern city of Ponce, we kept drivingContinue reading “Painting of Playa Santa, Puerto Rico”

Morning on the Beach in Corcovado

The scene in this painting is of wild and tropical Corcovado, Costa Rica. Located on the southern Pacific coast of Costa Rica, Corcovado National Park contains the most biodiversity in the Western hemisphere! While a Peace Corps Volunteer in Costa Rica, I got to hike through Corcovado near the end of my service. Original OilContinue reading “Morning on the Beach in Corcovado”