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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, February 11, 2010

Enough with Winter-

I had to switch to spring landscapes--I am doing a demo for an art gallery I need to paint a scene in less than 2 hours. This is the practice piece. . pastel on paper..14x18 inches. regards tom


  1. This is great. You capture water and depth so well.

  2. Beautiful colors. You really captured it. I passed on the Sunshine Award to you. Please go to my blog to get it.