Subject Tags: expressionism, oregon landscape, vineyard, impressionistic, impressionism, pallet knife, contemporary, skyscape, cloudscape, country view, wine country, pine trees, plein air, contemporary landscape, landscape
Size: 10"W x 10"H x 1.5"D
Year Created: 2016
Ready to Hang
I have discovered that my primary objective in painting is a simplification of my subject; I strive to imbue each shape with its own importance. I attempt to create an appreciation for an individual shape as it stands alone and as it contributes to the totality of the image. At times there may be some implied meaning in my work, but I trust the overall feeling of light and color will rise above any underlying issues. Ultimately, I hope my paintings provide an emotional experience for the
My name is Zach and I live in a small town in the Willamette Valley in the heart of Oregon's wine country. Consistently inspired by my surroundings, big sky's, rolling hills and vast horizons. Oils are my preferred medium. I love the way they move under my palette knife and the ease of being able to blend directly on the canvas. At times it feels more like sculpting than painting. I am a self taught painter who has been fortunate enough for the past ten years to do what I love for a living. Thank you for your interest and time. Cheers.