Jamie Kirkland Art Studio

Let the beauty we love be what we do. ~Rumi ~


Thank you to Winterowd Fine Art here in Santa Fe, New Mexico and Karla Winterowd for facilitating this memorable commission. A collector of my work contacted the Gallery to inquire about the possibility of my creating an original work of art commemorating their trip trekking thru Nepal and the Himalayan Mountains.The painting was to be …

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I posted the picture of David Leffel on the convention stage giving a talk and demo on my Facebook page with the caption.. one of the most inspiring talks about art and artist life I have ever heard… My galleries here in Santa Fe, Karla Winterowd asked me why I felt that way.. I described …

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I wanted to share an inspiring phenomena that happens out here in the West.¬†In meteorology, Virga is an observable streak or shaft of precipitation falling from a cloud that evaporates¬†before reaching the ground. (from Wikipedia). I find these delicate tendrils so fascinating, they are the opposite of the weather I grew up with in the …

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The dramatic vertical cliffs of Diablo Canyon Recreation Area make the area a hiking and climbing destination near the Rio Grande. The eastern cliff walls are on BLM-managed land and the western cliff walls are managed by the U.S. Forest Service. Diablo Canyon has been featured in movies such as The Missing, 3:10 to Yuma, …

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