See Through
an Artist’s Eyes!

Come along with me as I chase light, color, and clouds across the landscape.

In my latest adventure I’ve been deep in the SC Lowcountry, creating a new collection of paintings.

Join me on this journey and get sneak peeks (~ 3x/ week) and a special VIP preview of the new collections when they're released!


Under Summer Clouds

Under Summer Clouds

It’s ironic that under summer storm clouds colors look more intense without the sun to bleach them out. The humidity doesn’t cloud the atmosphere…

Summer, Morning Storm

Summer, Morning Storm

Summer Morning Storm 5 x 7" Oil on panel A sudden heavy burst of rain moves across the summer hay fields... $325.00 (unframed) + $15.00 shipping  

Red Cedars, Bent Not Broken

Red Cedars, Bent Not Broken

Red Cedars, Bent Not Broken 5 x 7" Oil on panel These red cedars line the edge of the marsh at Lazaretto Creek, Fort Pulaski. I’m fascinated by their tenacity and resilience. They grow and thrive at the edge of the marshes and shore, turning and bending with the winds...

| Winter Light, Fort Pulaski | $325

| Winter Light, Fort Pulaski | $325

  | Winter Light, Fort Pulaski | 6 x 6”, oils, © Mary Bentz Gilkerson $325 (unframed) + $15 shipping     The temperature of a Southern winter is variable. 80 degrees one day. Then  a stiff cold wind and a high 40 degrees...

| Light through the Clouds, Tybee| $325

| Light through the Clouds, Tybee| $325

| Light through the Clouds, Tybee | oil on panel, 6 x 6”, © Mary Bentz Gilkerson $325 (unframed) + $15 shipping Breaking light through the fog and mist on the south end of Tybee. This is the one I started painting on a very foggy January...

| Lazaretto Creek, Winter Sunset | $600

| Lazaretto Creek, Winter Sunset | $600

| Lazaretto Creek, Winter Sunset | Oil on panel, 8 x 8”, © Mary Bentz Gilkerson $600 (unframed) + $20 shipping Lazaretto Creek at sunset. At this spot you can see out over this huge, massive, expansive area of marsh, water and sky. ...

| Rice Fields, Winter Light | SOLD

| Rice Fields, Winter Light | SOLD

  I painted this on a breezy afternoon with scudding clouds and gorgeous flickering light out over the old rice fields at the Savannah Wildlife Refuge.

Red Cedar, Dunes

Red Cedar, Dunes

Red cedars standing strong deep in the dunes.Cedars are one of the few trees/shrubs that thrive directly on the beach…

St. Helena Sound, Storm Clouds

St. Helena Sound, Storm Clouds

Even a cloudy day is interesting over St. Helena Sound. A silvery grey day with scudding clouds and soft light. Spending a week painting on Edisto Island. Lots of changing light and the occasional early morning visitor.

Rice Fields, Storm Clouds

Rice Fields, Storm Clouds

  I’ve been preoccupied with all that goes along with splitting my time now between Savannah, GA and Columbia, SC. Not sure why I thought that was going to be easy! Can you relate? But I've still been doing a lot of plein air work as the summer has moved into...