Nature is the inspiration for my art, always giving me a lift and a gift at each encounter. But painting is not always an easy endeavor, primarily because I'm creating. And creating involves risk, stepping into the unknown. I have to deal with my own obstacles, like self-doubt and fear.
For more about the progress of this painting and its challenges, visit: A Florida Scrub Jay and the Illusive Nature of Confidence at Vickie's Sketchbook.
9 x 12 watercolor on Arches 140# cold press paper