Starlight Finches

2021 paintings

smaller ones (both dimensions under 18 inches)
A dark pink peony flower with a yellow center surrounded by leaves and a little katydid.  In front of a grey fenceLandscape scene with lots of clouds, pinkish grey mountains, gray rocks, trees, and a pool with a reflection of trees and sky.  Lots of gold highlights and green grass
Prickly Pear
9 x 12 inches, watercolor & gouache
a prickly pear cactus with magenta cylindrical fruits blooming on a sunny day
Pond at Medicine Bow
8 x 11 inches, watercolor & gouache
A little crawfish painted with many colors crawling through shallow water on a grey day
Dark Peony
9 x 12 inches, watercolor & gouache

A path curves over a maize/ochre field.  There are trees with no leaves on either side.  The trees on the left stand straight up and follow the curve of the path, and the tree on the right is bent over sideways.  There is a small bench towards the end of the path.  Most of the painting is little white clouds over a bright blue sky.  The sun is shining.
Wild Rose Hybrid
9 x 12 inches, watercolor & gouache
Path with Sideways Tree
7 x 10 inches, watercolor & gouache
a green succulent with round leaves and tiny pink blossoms reaching towards the sunlight.A honey bee, painted in the center of the page, surrounded by an elliptical chain of clovers and small flowers, mostly red and purple with some small blue daisies.
Hono Hono Orchids
9 x 13 inches, watercolor & gouache
Blooming Kolanchoe
10 x 7 inches, watercolor & gouache
Mariposa Lilies
7 x 10 inches, watercolor & gouache
Clover Bee
9 x 12 inches, watercolor
7 x 10 inches, watercolor & gouache
Two flowers in an ochre field in front of foggy mountains.  The flowers are white and have three petals each with a colorful center.
A cluster of wild roses blooming.  Background of green leaves and swirling bluish sky

larger ones

large painting of a  night time sky with a glowing full moon  and patches of gray clouds.  There is a bare tree and a barn in the right hand corner.  The colors of the painting are mostly gray, and blue, with gold and sienna highlights where the moonlight hits the ground.
Full Moon over Goodnight Barn
22 x 16 inches, watercolor & gouache