Few places in the world are more beautiful than Colorado in the fall. The mountains, quilted with pink, blue and gold, buoy up the heart. Hike up into some mountain meadow, and the splendor of aspens will wipe away the cares of the world. I painted this piece just up the hill from Durango, somewhere in the San Juan Mountains. You can read about my blog post on the workshop in which I painted it, here.
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