Symmetrical Asymmetry – Cactus

Symmetrical Asymmetry – Cactus, Pastel on Board, 16×20″, 2017,  by Jean Krueger, copyrighted with all rights reserved. This plant grows in a traffic median close to where I stay. I’ve been watching it over the years and it’s grown large and gnarly. I don’t know the name of the species but continue to search for it.Continue reading “Symmetrical Asymmetry – Cactus”

Getty Museum Garden

Getty Musen Garden, Pastel on Gesso Board, 20 x 16, Jean Krueger, 2017 We made a trip to the Getty Museum in Los Angeles, CA, in the middle of winter. The garden is stunning, a master work of landscape design. These succulents demanded the iPhone take their picture and then asked to be painted asContinue reading “Getty Museum Garden”

Salmon Fly

Native American Headdress Warbonnet Detail, Watercolor This pattern is designed by Louis Marcus Plante. I’ve painted is several times because it’s very popular. If you’d like one, I’ll paint one for you, just ask.   Admin Tools  | my Gallery | Help ART TRACKING  NEW  REPORTS MY TRAFFIC MY AUCTIONS STATEMENTS ACCOUNT INFO & BIO YourContinue reading “Salmon Fly”

Prickly Pear

Prickly Pear, soft pastel on sanded paper, 12 x 9″ 2017, by Jean Krueger. All rights reserved. The ubiquitous Prickly Pear sparkles and shines, shifting colors in the intense sun of Arizona’s Sonoran Desert. The complimentary teal-turquoise and rose-magentas beg to be painted. The sun washes and deepens the contrasts, highlighting every surface contour. IContinue reading “Prickly Pear”

Prickly Pear

Prickly Pear, pastel on sanded paper, 12 x 9″, 2017, by Jean Krueger. All rights reserved. This plant almost paints itself. It’s curves, spirals, dark depths and skylit heights arrange themselves on a painters surface and sing out which colors should be chosen. I look forward to getting to paint it, really.