Bio Sketch

Denise’s pieces reflect the natural beauty of the Santiam Canyon were she and her husband live on the confluence of The North Santiam River, and the Little North Santiam. Both of them have lived in the Willamette Valley most of their lives, enthusiastically enjoying the outdoors. Denise has worked as a watercolorist for J. StoneContinue reading “Bio Sketch”


Hope Haven Family Farm

I entered the Willamette Valley Lavender Festival Paint Out this year.  Although I loved the experience of painting with other artists at Wayward Winds Lavender Farm,  I found the drive to Newberg to be a bit much.  Fortunately there was a lavender farm within a short driving distance from my home. This was painted withContinue reading “Hope Haven Family Farm”

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Anna A. Snook

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