still waters green pastures

Still Waters, Green Pastures

$432 (currently offered to my community of subscribers-check back soon) | Acrylic on Canvas | 12″ by 36″ Remember those summer days, grasses blowing in a light breeze, bluebird skies overhead, and the sound of a meandering river where the nearby contented songs of finches and far-off complaints of ravens are the symphony that accompanies the effortless calculation of where to drift a hopper pattern toward that rainbow trout lurking in the shadow of an undercut bank. This is the place my family goes to escape in the summer. It is our “still waters” and “green pastures.” A place of restoration of the soul.…

Looking West from Wilkerson - Acrylic on Canvas by Tim F. Thornton

Places #4: Looking West from Wilkerson

$320 sold | Prints from $17 | Acrylic on Canvas | 16″ x 20″ The drive from Colorado Springs to Buena Vista is one of our family favorites, and nearly always boasts an incredible westward view from Wilkerson Pass, overlooking South Park. This painting falls in my Places series which are painted with reference to photos I have taken (or Laurie has taken when I yell from the driver’s seat, “Quick! Take a photo of that!”). These paintings are interpretations of actual places at actual moments. I, for one, often need to return to the places of beauty I have known…