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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In my last post we talked about the aesthetic quality of softness in painting.  Naturally clouds are the perfect subject matter to explore softness along with variety of light quality.  Here are some of my favorite cloud paintings and the photos that have inspired them.   I am particularly taken by the little “lone” clouds.  When …

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I met with David Schler, documentary filmmaker yesterday afternoon to discuss the possibility of making an artist video. In the course of our conversation David asked me if I worked from photographs? I gave him my standard confusing answer…. “Yes and No”, yes in the sense that I take a lot of photographs and no …

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