Colorado Springs Hot Air Balloons

Hot Air Balloons in Colorado Springs

Depicted in this painting is the hot air balloon launch for the annual Colorado Springs Balloon Classic, overlooking Prospect Lake in downtown Colorado Springs.  This is colorful and vibrant artwork will delight the eye and and brighten any room.  There is nothing like the feeling of flying free in the crisp, cool air letting your cares fall away and your …

Based on a photo of Rossnowlagh in County Donegal, Ireland

Wee Rossnowlagh Beach

A luxury vacation planet, Wee Rossnowlagh Beach offers private sandy beaches perfect for getting away from it all. Go on, relax with the family on the seaside and then write that novel you’ve always planned. There’s no time like today and there’s no place quite like this anywhere else in the known galaxy. A huge thank-you to photographer Matt Mason …

Pink Cactus by Nikki Smith

Sweet! My Pink Cactus photo won 1st place!

I was honored to find out that my “Pink Cactus” macro photograph won 1st place (which comes with bragging rights) in the PINK competition on Fine Art America today.  Thank-you to everyone who voted or participated in this contest! This is a beautiful close-up photograph of a native Texas pink cactus.  I love the texture and color of in this …