As you leave Charleston, South Carolina and head for the barrier islands, you will cross Shem Creek. Commercial
fishing and shrimp boats hug the waters edge. At high tide the brilliant yellow marsh grasses are flooded with salt water.
I was granted permission by the local fishermen to paint on the docks near their boats. As I drew in my paintings of their
boats, the captains shared stories about their years of experiences, fishing and shrimping.
lived near the Charleston Battery after I was born. There are many beautiful homes clustered together facing the ocean in
that area. Pastel colors enhance the architectural details. Horse drawn carriage tour guides highlight the significance of
the historic homes. Click on any of the paintings to view a larger representation of the work. Actual
size before matting: S=11" x 15", M = 15" x 22"
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