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Eldora, Iowa, United States
Hello- welcome to my blog. My name is Tom Christopher and I have been a landscape artist for many years. I enjoy painting scenes near my home in rural Eldora, Iowa. I am a Signature Member of the Pastel Society of America and a Charter Member of the Pastel Society of Iowa.

2013 Workshops


1. May 4 and 5...Maquoketa Art association. Maquoketa Iowa.
2. May 18 and 19 Des Moines Art Center. Des Moines Iowa
3..September 12,13,and 14 Eurekas Springs Art center
Eurekea Springs Ar.

Thursday, December 24, 2009

Winter Pine Tree Study

Hello friends , I painted this study while waiting for another major snowfall to set in. This pastel is on reclaimed Uart paper. I also layed down a purple underpainting in order to create some texture to the snow and shadow areas. about 18x24 inches ..regards tom

1 comment:

  1. Woo! Nice piece! I especially like the dark middle ground.