The paintings in this group are efforts to use color, form and texture to abstract the submerging and revealing properties of still water, tidal streams and waves. Cold wax mixed with oil paint over copper panels makes an impasto that gives the work more mass and opacity.

oil and wax abstract of waves with oranges, red, greens and copper verdigris
abstract painting of pond with oranges, yellows, reds, greens and blues
abstract stream with blues, greens and orange on copper background