The "Muse in the Garden" paintings were made in response to a commission from the Oxford Botanical Garden, which led to a wonderful year of visits to them and culminated in an exhibit at the OBG's gallery in 2013 (curated by Jenny Blythe Fine Art).


January-February, Muse 1 - First Response,
36" x 48", acrylic on canvas, 2012


March-April, Muse 2 - Overview,
36" x 48", acrylic on canvas, 2012


May-June, Muse 3 - Botanicals,
36" x 48", acrylic on canvas, 2012


July-September, Muse 4 - Late Summer Muse,
36" x 48", acrylic on canvas, 2012


July-August, Muse 5 - Within / Bordering,
36" x 48", acrylic on canvas, 2012


September-October, Muse 6 - Autumnal,
36" x 48", acrylic on canvas, 2012


November-December, Muse 7 - Hivernal,
36" x 48", acrylic on canvas, 2012


Summer Blues,
36" x 36", acrylic on canvas, 2012


Close Up Within,
36" x 36", acrylic on canvas, 2012


Centre Focus,
36" x 36", acrylic on canvas, 2012


Bromeliaceae tillandsia cyanea / Greenhouse Plant,
8" x 8", acrylic on canvas, 2012


Matteuccia pensylvanica / Fern,
8" x 8", acrylic on canvas, 2012


Utricularia Reniformis / Lily Pond Leaves,
8" x 8", acrylic on canvas, 2012


Betula albosinensis / Pink Birch,
8" x 8", acrylic on canvas, 2012


Brunnera / Bugloss,
8" x 8", acrylic on canvas, 2012


Dipsacus / Teasels,
8" x 8", acrylic on canvas, 2012


Lirodendron tulipifera / Tulip Tree Leaf,
8" x 8", acrylic on canvas, 2012


Hosta,
8" x 8", acrylic on canvas, 2012


Shadows,
8" x 8", acrylic on canvas, 2012


Hydrangea aspera 'Villosa Group',
8" x 8", acrylic on canvas, 2012


Miscanthus Grasses and Pink,
8" x 8", acrylic on canvas, 2012


Pinus nigra and Wall
8" x 8", acrylic on canvas, 2013


Opuntia microdasys / Cactus on Blue
8" x 8", acrylic on canvas, 2013


Sedum 'Herbstfreude' 2
8" x 8", acrylic on canvas, 2013


Kniphofia subcaulescens / Red Hot Pokers
8" x 8", acrylic on canvas, 2013


In the Hothouse / Inside Outside
12" x 12", acrylic on canvas, 2013


Gossypium / Cotton,
12" x 12", acrylic on canvas, 2012


Achillea 2,
12" x 12", acrylic on canvas, 2012


Yucca variegata,
12" x 12", acrylic on canvas, 2012


Oxford Botanic Garden Lettering,
12" x 12", acrylic on canvas, 2012


Herbaceous Border,
12" x 12", acrylic on canvas, 2012


Magnolia grandiflora,
12" x 12", acrylic on canvas, 2012


Fountain,
12" x 12", acrylic on canvas, 2012


Outlines,
12" x 12", acrylic on canvas, 2012


Euryale ferox / Water Lily Pad Landscapes,
12" x 12", acrylic on canvas, 2012


Rudbeckia fulgida 'Goldsturm' / Black Daisy Heads,
12" x 12", acrylic on canvas, 2012


Angelica archangelica / Seed Heads,
12" x 12", acrylic on canvas, 2012


Winter Sky,
12" x 12", acrylic on canvas, 2012


Sarracenia leucophylla / Red Greenhouse Flowers
12" x 12", acrylic on canvas, 2013


Magnolia denudata
12" x 12", acrylic on canvas, 2013


Cucurbita pepo / Cucumber Flower
12" x 12", acrylic on canvas, 2013


Sedum 'Herbstfreude' 3
12" x 12", acrylic on canvas, 2013


Daphne
12" x 12", acrylic on canvas, 2013


Euphorbia characias and Sorbus sargentiana
12" x 12", acrylic on canvas, 2013


Rheum palmatum var. tanguticum / Bud,
12" x 12", acrylic on canvas, 2012