Phi Phi Island

On a vacation to Krabi, Thailand, my friends and I hopped on a boat to explore some of the surrounding islands and beaches. The aqua water and jolting rock formations are indescribable. The land is a lush jungle – full of monkeys – so I chose to paint the trees almost plunging into the water from the rocky shores.

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Oil on Canvas


11 x 14


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.