Villa in Saint Tropez

On the short hike up the hill in Saint Tropez to watch the sunset over the Mediterranean coast, we passed this beautiful white villa glowing in the sun in the midst of the dark green foliage filling the gardens surrounding the home. I was struck by the intensity of the colors at dusk and the dramatic shape of the shadows across the lawn.

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Oil on Canvas


8 x 16


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.