Landscape Study #2

This painting captures three of my favorite things: trees, water reflections, and color contrasts. The sky competes with the trees to reflect on the creek as it bubbles downstream. The bright yellows of the trees and grasses compliment the purples of the mountains in the background and on the creek bed in the foreground.

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Oil on Canvas


8 x 8


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.