Gallery

  • As a child it was a very big honor to be allowed to accompany Grandma Rice to her hen house to gather the eggs.  She had Rhode Island Reds and...

  • John 8:12

    John 8:12 Then Jesus again spoke to them, saying, “I am the Light of the world; he who follows Me will not walk in the darkness but will have the...

  • Intimidation - Cougar

    I photographed this cougar at the Nashville Zoo. She was one of the few animals who ventured out in the sun for us to photograph.

  • The wolf is painted using the same style as my cougar and grizzly bear.  If I found myself staring into the eyes of this wolf I would find myself...

  • This grizzly bear causes me to pause as I stare into her piercing eyes.  I think there must be well over a thousand strokes of fur on this 12 x 16...

  • Matthew 13:43 Then the righteous will shine forth as the sun in the kingdom of their Father He who has ears, let him hear.

  • Malachi 4:2 But for you who fear My name, the sun of righteousness will rise with healing in its wings; and you will go forth and skip about...

  • John 9:4  We must work the works of Him who sent Me as long as it is day; night is coming when no one can work.

  • John 1:9 There was the true Light which, coming into the world, enlightens every man.

  • Proverbs 10:25
    When the storm has swept by, the wicked are gone, but the righteous stand firm forever.

     

  • Job 36:33 His thunder announces the coming storm; even the cattle make known its approach.

  • Isaiah 2:3  “And many peoples will come and say, ‘Let us go up to the mountain of the Lord, to the house of the God of Jacob; that He may...

  • Habakkuk 3:17
    “The Lord God is my strength, and He has made my feet like hinds’  feet, and makes me walk on high places.”

  • 2 Samuel 23:4….. he is like the light of morning at sunrise on a cloudless morning, like the brightness after rain that brings the grass from...

  • Acts 26: 16-18 for this purpose I have appeared to you, to appoint you a minister and a witness…to open their eyes so that they may turn from...

  • 2 Corinthians 4:6 For God, who said, “light shall shine out of darkness,” is the One who has shone in our hearts to give the Light of the...

  • Isaiah 9:2  The people who walk in darkness will see a great light; Those who live in a dark land, the light will shine on them.

  • Colossians 1:13 For He received us from the domain of darkness, and transferred us to the kingdom of His beloved Son,

  • This was a winter sunrise just after a fresh snow on our farm.  It is so nice to awake and know it has snowed even before you climb out of bed...

  • The chickens really hate the cold weather and hate it even more when it snows. I caught this scene when I saw the bright and dramatic contrast of...

  • I am always intrigued by the strut and dance the rooster does just before he mates with the hen.  This scene caught my eye because of the strong...

  • Dominick was this rooster’s breed and his name.  Most people think he was a barred rock rooster but he wasn’t, they have a very different comb, it...

  • The chickens absolutely hate the snow, especially deep snow.  Here these roosters and hen are huddles together on a fan shaped wisteria arbor...

  • Hummingbirds are one of the most favorite birds.  I love the male Rufus hummingbird, his complimentary color scheme of red and green with a...

  • I love to hear the Great Horned Owls calling to each other.  This painting originated from one of Denny Bingaman’s photographs.  I was very...

  • In 1998 we moved to our farm; it was a horrendous move for all of us.  However, I somehow  took time to notice the tree swallow fledglings...

  • This is one of my absolute favorite song birds!  One Sunday morning as I watched the sunrise a male cardinal flew in and landed on the clothesline...

  • John 1:4-5 In Him was life, and the life was the Light of men. The Light shines in the darkness, and the darkness did not comprehend it.

  • I captured this scene one sunny February morning as Sam sat in the barn watching the chickens and hens. He was recovering from shoulder surgery...

  • Northern Goshawk

    I have studied with Fred Wetzel for many years; he is an ornithologist who actively volunteers at Hawk Mountain. The Northern Goshawk is a...

  • Hanging out on the Fence

    These tree sparrows are busy little guys hopping and flitting around and chirping as they go. My dear friend David took this photograph and sent...

  • Lucky Elephant

    I was drawn to a photograph of an elephant by the striking contrast of the bright sunshine and dark shadows on this massive elephant. Painting...