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My watercolor paintings are reproduced using the pigment printing process because it accurately duplicates the luminous quality of my watercolor washes.

My limited edition Giclée prints are printed on a heavyweight archival watercolor paper, the same paper I use for my original watercolor paintings. The inks used are archival pigmented inks. Each print is signed and numbered.

Greg Ortega produces my pigment watercolor prints. He is a maestro of color. His company Gamma One prints the highest quality prints for museums and individuals. I've worked with Greg for many years and his ability to reproduce the colors in my watercolor paintings is phenomenal!

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My painting "Kyoto" is featured in the "The Artful Home" book by Toni Sikes. You can purchase the book at: Guild
My watercolor paintings are featured in the publication "Best of America Watermedia Artists"
and "Best of Worldwide Watermedia Artists" Najaka Pages 31 and 32

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The Fall 2003 issue of American Artist's Watercolor Magazine featured an extensive article on my watercolor paintings. The article can be viewed on my Watercolor Blog

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My new website is now online, although still a work in progress I've added many new watercolor paintings and posters:

I have recently returned to painting with oils. My portrait studies can be seen here:Portraits

My portraits were exhibited at ASL in New York City where I received a top award for my portrait painting.

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