Adam and Eve I

When I saw this worn and eroded fresco image of Adam and Eve, I knew I wanted to do something with it…..and then it came to me that I should make a triptych with this image as the center panel and two side panels of garden imagery that so many Roman and Pompeian  houses were … Continue reading Adam and Eve I


Sophy and I are lying under a blanket in the yard.It’s an absolutely gorgeous October day. She’s dying. Periodically tremors run through her body. I can’t quite imagine life without her, my boon companion, travel partner, painting buddy, and the being with whom I can exclaim on the beauty of the day and bid sweet dreams at night. … Continue reading Sophy

Dialogue with Beauty

This is a lovely article about my  show at the Museum of Northern Arizona in Flagstaff, which is on through February 14th.. ‘Dialogue with Beauty’ written by Ann Weiler Walka           This winter, landscapes from the heart of the Colorado Plateau, the broken and beautiful terrain north of the Colorado River, … Continue reading Dialogue with Beauty