Looking South towards Monument Valley, San Juan Series, 2023, oils on canvas, study, 10x10", $525. WaringArts Gallery. Part of the San Juan Series/2023...
I headed out for southern Utah in early June...to live in the dirt and see and paint. This year there were great clouds...and in June! Larger version available!
Gwendolyn Waring has been in the western United States f
for more than 50 years, after traveling the world as a child.
Discovering a love for ecology shaped Gwen's sense of
the world around her. Studying ecology gave her the
confidence to paint—to begin to see through
Gwen paints landscapes with oil paints, after having
explored other mediums, including paper-making,
watercolors, pastels, and acrylics. She has found that oils
work really well in the arid west, and of course,
they are quite lush.
Waring is also a writer of natural history. WaringBooks.com