A Tree Grows in Grayslake

     Bur Oak Silhouette   There is something so deeply satisfying about a grand old open-growth bur oak tree, standing there against the horizon. I see this one nearly every day as I drive past it, and thank God and the forest preserve district that it didn’t fall victim to developers. I’ve wanted to paintContinue reading “A Tree Grows in Grayslake”

Oak Tree

http://www.melissabluefineartandgardendesign.com I wanted to do something a little different here, maybe go for capturing the spirit of the tree or the setting, rather than just represent it.  I mean, we have cameras for that. Thank goodness the weather broke a little here.  It is amazing how much softer the air feels at 33 degrees thanContinue reading “Oak Tree”

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