Dawn from the Upper Saddle, Available, Tetons
This panorama shows the view looking north from the Upper Saddle of the Grand Teton. In the distance is Mt. Moran with Jackson Lake below, partly covered by low hanging clouds. This is very similar to the views from the west Ledge in the video, but framed by the steep cliffs of the Enclosure on the right and the Grand on the left.
Above Middle Teton GlacierOil on linen, Available, Tetons
This is the view of the Exum Ridge of the Grand from Middle Teton. This study became a much larger oil, 54 x 72 inches that is also featured on the cover of “Mountaineer’s Dawn” oil on linen, 9 x 12 inches, $ 850.
View from the Second Ledge of the North Ridge, Grand Teton, pencilPencil on Paper, Available, Tetons
I bivied on this ledge before finishing the route in the morning. The temperatures were cold and visibility was hazy.
Lower Saddle, EveningPastel on paper, Available, Tetons
An evening view of the Grand Teton from the Lower Saddle, done on location.
Fitzroy, PatagoniaOil on linen, Available, Patagonia
In 2013 I went to Patagonia with my pastels. I made several on location pastels, of which this became a large oil. The artwork measures 48″ by 32″, and it shows the dawn light hitting Fitzroy from the east.
Gannett on the DinwoodyOil on linen, Available, Wind River Range
This is Gannett Peak, Wyoming’s highest peak, (13,804 feet) from Dinwoody Meadows. Oil on linen, 24″ by 20″. On this trip into Dinwoody Creek I had one of the most stunning views of Gannett. You are looking at the Gooseneck Glacier with views of the moraine and Horse Ridge towering above the meadow on the left.
CMC Camp, Mt MoranPastel on paper, Available, Tetons
Here is one of the most beautiful campsites in the Tetons. Below is Leigh Lake and further right are String and Jenny lakes.
Gannett Peak and the Dinwoody RiverPastel, Available, Wind River Range
Dinwoody Creek runs a milky blue from the glacial silt. Gannett Peak appears quite imposing from the lower parts of the valley.
Fitzroy DawnPastel, Available, Patagonia
Fitzroy Dawn – I had my ‘portable easel’ for this shot, which we rented at the airport for US $100 a day. Pricey, but very handy as it also made Jeb and I and all our gear portable as well. We got there before dawn, as was our practice every morning of the trip. Wonderful color and great interaction of the peaks with the clouds.
Patagonia – Cerro TorrePastel, Available, Patagonia
Patagonia – Cerro Torre Dawn Patagonia, Available, Cerro Torre, El Chalten Had to leave the ‘portable easel’ behind and backpack into these next views. I had a new ‘Exped’ ground pad and chair kit which made life very comfy sitting on the ground and sk …
Fitzroy – Laguna Capri DawnPastel, Available, Patagonia
Fitzroy is the grandest peak in the area. This dawn view came after 36 hours of rain and clouds. We were at the Laguna Capri for the alpenglow show.
Snowdrift LakeOil on linen, Available, Tetons
I visited Snowdrift Lake one summer. My wife and I bushwhacked up Avalanche Canyon since there is no trail.
View from Upper Saddle of the Grand Teton, EveningOil on linen, Available, Tetons
A view from the Upper Saddle of the Grand Teton, Evening. Original Artwork by Joe Arnold. Joe has been painting the Tetons in various settings since 1974.