The Erechtheion Temple

Acrylic Painting 18 x 24 inches

It was nice to see the grand historical Erechtheion temple on the north side of the Acropolis when I visited Athens in Greece. As expected, so many tourists swamped to experience the spectacular scenery.

 

 

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Foggy Golden Gate Bridge

Acrylic Painting on canvas 16″ x 20″

August in San Francisco was somewhat chilly (?) Yeah, hard to believe… During our SF family vacation, we walked across the Golden Gate Bridge from Lands End to Sausalito. The sight of this famous landmark bridge partially covered by fog made a good impression on me.

Cherry Blossom

Acrylic Painting 16 x 20 inches

Cherry blossoms around the Tidal Basin was beautiful. People were taking pictures, walking, talking, laughing and having picnic on the grass. What a peaceful sight !!! Well, I joined the crowds, took a picture of, and painted cherry blossom with the Jefferson Memorial background 🙂

Bird of Paradise #3

16" x 40"

Acrylic/Oil painting on canvas 16″ x 40″

I never get tired of painting this tropical flower, bird of paradise. Whenever I visit California, I always take pictures of this attractive flower which can be spotted so easily in shopping center parking lots and streets. I started this painting with oil and finished with acrylic.

Water Lilies

Water Lilies

Acrylic on Canvas 12″ x 16″

I am trying to paint waterlily’s delicate flower feature but also depict modernized style (?!?!) – I’d like to combine traditional and abstract way, light and dark, black and white, red and green, … At the end, I want to paint something that makes me happy 🙂