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Late Bloomer
 transparent watercolor 22"  x 22"
Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum 2015
Fiesta Sonora West:  Southern Arizona Watercolor Guild Members

(Banner design by ASDM)

Hell's Bells
 transparent watercolor 16"  x 20"
Tohono Chul 2014 "Going With The Flow:  An Exhibition Of
Southern Arizona Watercolor Guild Members


Tangerine Dream 
transparent watercolor  22" x 30"  private collection Austin, Texas
SAWG Fiesta Sonora 2012:  Arizona-Sonoran Desert Museum's Ironwood Gallery

Cereus Stair

transparent watercolor  30" x 22" 
SAWG Fiesta Sonora 2012:  Arizona-Sonoran Desert Museum's Ironwood Gallery
"Blooming Saguaro that stands at the trailhead to King Canyon Trail,
across from the Sonoran Desert Museum, Tucson, Arizona"


Royal Flush
  transparent watercolor  30" x 22"
Arizona Aqueous Juried Exhibition 2012
"Santa Rita Prickly Pear blooming in my garden"


My San Pedro
private collection Tucson, Arizona

Transparent Watercolors?
Painting with very
diluted transparent watercolor pigments that are thinly layered until desired color and value are achieved.  This technique allows light to pass through to the paper, reflecting back to the viewer, for a luminous effect.  All whites are carefully  preserved as there is no use of white paint.  Pencil is used only for planning marks with paintings executed on a single piece of untreated watercolor paper.

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Updated: February 18, 2015