(SOLD) Boats at Rest
24"x30", oil on canvas, Mekong Delta in Southern Vietnam
11"x14", oil on canvas, canoe ride in Mekong Delta. Notice that none of her skin is exposed to the harmful rays of the sun.
The Girl in the Pink Pajamas
11"x14", oil on board. She is sitting on the front porch watching the children play in the courtyard. The marble floors are cool in the Vietnamese heat.
(SOLD) The Prayer
9.25"x13", oil on board. My mother in law's oldest brother offering up prayers with incense. This was on the anniversary of their mother's death.
(SOLD) The Monks
11"x14", oil on board. In the mountains of Da Lat, there are beautiful gardens maintained by Buddhist monks. The man pointing was obviously in charge. The other man is featured in another painting: The Greeting.
(SOLD) Afternoon in the Gardens
24"x30", oil on canvas, Da Lat, Vietnam
(SOLD) The Greeting
11"x14", oil on canvas. What I imagine is an adopted stray greeting one of the monks of Da Lat as he hurries to deliver a message to one of the other monks.
24"x30", oil on canvas, a bunch of tour boats waiting for the tourist season to get going in Nha Trang
18"x24", oil on board, my wife's aunt purchasing some delicious fruit
Fresh Seafood I
22"x30", oil on canvas. She is showing us the fresh crabs. This stand was beside a hotel on the beach.
Fresh Seafood II
22"x30", oil on canvas. At a small fresh seafood stand during one of our travels. We ate some of the tiger prawn in the blue bucket. They cooked it in clay pots out on the beach.
(SOLD) Market Vendor
9"x12", oil on canvas. This was typical of vendors all over. I love the colorful clothing.
(SOLD) A Motorcycle Culture
8"x10", oil on canvas
11"x14" oil on canvas. I'm a little obsessed with the motorcycle culture in Vietnam. I witnessed enough driving collisions to know I would not ever drive a motorcycle there.
11"x14", oil on board, my wife's uncle with a distant nephew. I was drawn to paint this unusual composition.
(SOLD) Rice Paddies
8"x10", oil on canvas. Large fields of rice were common in the Vietnamese countryside.
Painting series based on original photographs taken winter 2009.