• Colorful Bouquet, a gouache painting of a bouquet of gathered flowers painted by Minneapolis artist Jeffrey Smith

    Colorful Bouquet

    Flowers come in so many amazing colors, sizes, shapes, and textures. This painting is the result of trying to combine as much variety in a single bouquet of flowers as possible.

  • Puerto Vallarta Gardens, a gouahce painting of a lush, green garden in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico by Minneapolis artsit Jeffrey Smith

    Walk in the Garden


    This bold and colorful painting was done en plein air in a lovely walled garden in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. I had to work quickly before the long, cool shadows of morning faded and I was caught by the intense midday sun!