I have always admired the "Waterlilies" of Monet so I took a photo of the tropical waterlies in the Cairns Botanical Gardens and then painted them. Unfortunately these gardens were mostly destroyed by Cyclone Yasi in February. This painting captures that moment of the beauty of these gardens.
This painting tried to capture the glow that overcomes a tropical rainforest at sunset
This painting tried to capture a cloud rising from the rainforest below Kuranda in North Queensland at the start of the wet season.