Marina in Lisbon

Lisbon experiences sunshine most days out of the year, so the blue skies reflect in brilliant blues and teals on the Tagus River that spills into the Atlantic Ocean. The white sailboats resting in the marina create a clean, bright, inviting scene.

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Oil on Canvas


12 x 16




Kristen Hess

Meet Kristen Hess

Little Rock native Kristen Hess has been taken captive by the rich colors and thick textures of oil paints since 2005. Her work combines the effect of light on her subjects with expressive brushstrokes, creating movement and depth in her pieces. Her representational style along with an extensive background in drawing come together with the atmospheric colors of the impressionists to create paintings that capture the emotion of the place or subject.