Updated: Jan 13, 2021
When I began working on this series of paintings, I knew that I wanted to
capture the beauty of God found in nature. I had just finished my series, “Hope,”
where I painted landscapes inspired by photos that were taken at the most
beautiful places all around the country.
When I think about God’s beauty in nature, I automatically think about
these breathe-taking places—mountains, waterfalls, blue waters. God’s beauty is
so apparent in these places, but what I began to realize is that God’s beauty is
also apparent in seemingly ‘ordinary’ places.
These landscapes were painted around my parent’s property in Jones
County, Mississippi, one of those ‘ordinary’ places, especially to me since