A Hike in the Tetons

When my older brother was in high school, he and my dad took a trip with Christ in the Tetons to Jackson Hole, Wyoming. I played around with different grey tones in the mountains and really scaled up the dark values of the evergreen trees. As we go further back into the painting, the greens fade and take on more blue hues to show the depth in the landscape.

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Oil on Canvas


20 x 24


Kristen Hess

Meet Kristen Hess

Inspired by beautiful colors and light, Kristen’s artwork reflects the discoveries she makes in studying God’s creation. As a follower of Jesus, Kristen takes joy in internalizing and recreating the world around her. When Kristen is not painting, she may be cooking, enjoying life with her husband, playing any kind of games or sports, and daydreaming about traveling the world.