Merry Christmas & Peek in the Studio – Dec 25, 2013

Hummingbird, watercolor and sterling silver on board, ©Rebecca Latham

Christmas Greetings! I hope all of you are able to enjoy the holiday season with friends and family.  My very best wishes to you! As promised a few days ago on social media, this is a new collection of originals being released. ..just finished.  (They aren’t even in their frames […] Read more »

How Long Did It Take You To Paint That?

  Squirrel Collection – all works are 5in x 7in, watercolor on board with sterling silver, ©Rebecca Latham I am asked this question rather often: How long do you work on a painting?  How long did it take you to paint that? I stop and think. I try to give […] Read more »

Young Native American Girl Portrait in Miniature

I was in the mood for some color a few days ago, after painting so many earth tones in my wildlife paintings, so I started on this little piece, which is now nearly complete.  This is a smaller miniature, only around 4×6 in, of a young Native American girl in […] Read more »

Young Raccoon – Work in Progress

This is a new painting in progress – 4×6 watercolor on board of a young raccoon peeking out of a tree hollow.  I started on this painting a few days ago – it’s gone fairly quickly so far. :D Read more »

Wolf Puppies & Jackson Hole, Wyoming

Interaction with the animals that I paint is so important in my research for new paintings. I just had the opportunity to help bottle feed a litter of wolf puppies that were only a few weeks old. Two bottles for a litter of about half a dozen hungry little wolves […] Read more »

Painting Research in the Rocky Mountains

Spring is a wonderful time of year in the back areas of our national parks. There are so many wildflowers on display. Today was spent viewing habitat of the Rocky Mountain National Park. The seasonal conditions have not been the best in the area. However, in spite of that we […] Read more »

Sketches for Paintings

This is a sketch of one of the paintings I’m working on right now.  I have done a little work in color on it since this photo was taken.  I’ll get a fresh picture of it online when it’s a little farther along. I also started a large bird painting […] Read more »


The past few days have involved walks on the beach for reference of Floridian species of wildlife – birds in particular.  In addition to a variety of birds, we were joined by a number of dolphins as well.Thanks to our friends for their help in directing us to popular wildlife […] Read more »