Texas Trail

This was a scene from a hike my husband and I took in San Antonio. I was drawn to the arid sky, pale rocky path, and unique Texas foliage. ⁠The spiky desert palm brings interesting movement into the foreground of the painting, as if the viewer has to step around it to continue on the path.

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Oil on Canvas


6 x 6


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.