Inspirations and sketches from my studio in the Catskill Mountain. The solitude of my Artist Retreat compels me to keep exploring, seeing, experimenting, and painting all the picturesque quality outside my window.
Why an owl? I've painted a lot of different subjects, an owl is one thing I've never try. This started out as an exercise in bird shapes. An hour later, it's a whimsical owl. I just have to add the glasses!