This gouache and oil pastel painting on heavy watercolor paper is inspired by a cold winter's evening in Wyoming as the sun was setting. I love the contrast of the cold winter's day and the warmth of the clouds as the sun was setting and illuminating the clouds with shades of red and orange.

- Laura Guese

Arctic Reprieve

Gouache painting on paper

Ready to frame

Signed on front and back

30" h x 22" w 
0 lbs. 6 oz.



Laura Guese
Denver, Colorado

Getting to Know Laura

Laura Guese loves the few seconds when the sky becomes full of infinite color and energy. In her work, she strives to capture the emotional, therapeutic qualities of the sky. Her art has been part of not only solo and group shows but also public places like the Oakbend Medical Center in Richmond, Texas. When she’s not painting, she enjoys skiing, practicing yoga and spending time with her family. Laura currently lives in Colorado. Fun fact: she speaks French and got a degree in French Language.