'I paint the skies with peace and passion because that's the way they paint me.'
Ancient Romans regarded the hour before dawn and after sunset as holy hours separate from the rest of the day; we still connect with that feeling. Most people will enjoy a beautiful sunset, and those that rise early enough, a beautiful dawn. Painting was a frequent joy as a child and I dreamed of becoming a skyscapist. One early photograph is of me at my little easel at about age 4. The painting that I had completed was a sky. Looking back, much of my early artwork was...more