Poured acrylics by Lucy Arnold

Red Sandstone & California Butterflies

12×12 acrylic on stretched canvas, framed. The underwings of two California butterflies, Lorquin’s Admiral and Gulf Fritillary, are featured against a marbled swirl of russet, browns and silver. This is …

Mandarinfish by Lucy Arnold

Mandarinfish

12×12 acrylic on stretched canvas. Mandarinfish may be small, but they are just about the most colorful fish in the ocean. This painting features two of these amazing creatures on …

Acrylic painting by Lucy Arnold

Red-collared Lorikeet

20×16 acrylic on gallery-wrapped canvas. The Red-collared Lorikeet is a close relative of the Rainbow Lorikeet, and both are found in Australia. This fellow is shown with his favorite food, …

Poured acrylics by Lucy Arnold

Princess Parrotfish

12×12 acrylic on stretched canvas. The delightfully colorful Princess Parrotfish peers out from a poured acrylic background of deep, bubbly blues.

Poured acrylics by Lucy Arnold

Red Wings

12×16 acrylics on stretched canvas in black float frame. Red butterflies float over a silvery, ringed background. Only alizarin crimson, black and white were used for these monochromatic butterflies, all …

Poured acrylics by Lucy Arnold

Red-spotted Purple Butterfly

11×14 acrylic on stretched canvas. The Red-spotted Purple butterfly wing colors echo the poured acrylic background of blues and gold.

Poured acrylics by Lucy Arnold

Saddle Wrasse (acrylic)

12×12 acrylic on stretched canvas. The colorful Saddle Wrasse is one of my favorite fishes to see when snorkeling in Hawaiian waters. I’ve painted this fellow on top of a …

Poured acrylics by Lucy Arnold

California Butterflies

12×12 acrylics on stretched canvas Three species of lovely California butterflies float over a background of mahogany and gold. The butterflies are the Monarch, Western Swallowtail and Red Admiral.

poured acrylics by Lucy Arnold

Seascape

14×14 acrylic on stretched canvas Corals, sea anemones, jellyfish and urchins populate this fantasy undersea garden.

Poured acrylics by Lucy Arnold

Super Bloom

16×20 acrylic on stretched canvas This was a spectacular year for wildflowers, so we visited Carrizo Plain National Monument in southern CA to see the “super bloom”. It was truly …