The Torre del Oro in Seville, Spain, is a remnant of the Moorish history that is intertwined into southern Spain. Built in the year 1220 with lime and straw mortar, along the the Guadalquivir River, it served to protect Seville from attacks. After Fernando III of Castile conquered the city in 1248, the tower wasContinue reading “Torre del Oro Painting”
Cardinal Bird Painting The other day I was taking a walk outside and saw a bright red cardinal bird sitting in a tree. The cardinal is the state bird of Virginia. I thought it’d make a nice, vibrant colored painting!