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SUNSET OVER WATER ORIGINAL PAINTING

SUNSET OVER WATER original watercolor painting is 9 x 12 inches on Arches 140 lb paper. “Clouds come floating into my life,  no longer to carry rain or usher storm,  but to add color to my sunset sky.” ― Rabindranath Tagore

HERON ORIIGNAL WATERCOLOR PAINTING

HERON original watercolor painting is 9 x 12 inches on Arches 140 lb paper and is also from a reference photo by Robert Parrott with permission.  “If you were silent Flight of herons on dark sky... Oh! Autumn snowflakes!” ― Sokan , Japanese Haiku

BUTTERFLY ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR PAINTING

BUTTERFLY original watercolor painting is 9 x 12.  This is from one of the wonderful photo references by nephew Robert Parrott with permission.  I cannot think of any need in childhood  as strong as the need for a father's protection.  Sigmund Freud

SANDHILL CRANE ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR PAINTING

 SANDHILL CRANE original watercolor painting is 9 x 12 inches on Arches 140 lb paper.  This is from a photo reference by my nephew Robert Parrott. “On motionless wing they emerge from the lifting mists, sweep a final arc of sky, and settle in clangorous descending spirals to their feeding grounds. A new day has begun on the crane marsh.” Aldo Leopold

Flamingo Original Watercolor Painting

Flamingo original watercolor painting is 9 x 12 inches on Arches 140 lb paper.   This is from a reference photo takenby my nephew Robert Parrott in Florida. " The first difficulty Alice found at first was in managing her flamingo." Lewis Carroll

YELLOW FLOWER ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR PAINTING

YELLOW FLOWER original watercolor painting is 9 x 12 inches. Flowers... are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty outvalues all the utilities of the world.  ~Ralph Waldo Emerson, 1844