Riverside Villa

This riverside villa is one of many homes situated along the Ticino River in Sesto Calende, Italy. The warm, gentle light of sunset creates beautiful greens in the trees, and reds and yellows of the house. As the treetops catch the last rays of sun, the rest of the landscape is relieved by the coolness of the shadows.

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Oil on Canvas


24 x 36


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.