11″ x 14″ oil on board. Painted en plein aire at Carlyle Lake, IL. Setup on the levee looking across the entry of the harbor with the sun low in the sky.
8″ x 10″ oil painted in Steelville MO
11″ x 14 on board. Painted at the National Transportation Museum in St. Louis.
8″ x 10″ framed oil on canvas panel
12″ x 12″ acrylic on canvas. The Linnean House is on the property of the Missouri Botanical Gardens.
9″ x 12″ oil on board. Prior to the 1800s, the first people to live in the Steelville area were groups likely tied to the Osage. These peoples were driven west into modern-day Oklahoma. In the 1830s, the Trail of Tears, a government-sponsored forced march, passed through Steelville, with people primarily from the Choctaw and Cherokee tribes.