Sycamore Reflections

Sycamore Reflections

Sycamore Reflections A short drive from downtown Tucson, Arizona takes you to Sabino Canyon, a scenic oasis in the desert. Nestled in the eastern foothills of the Santa Catalina mountain range, this spectacular canyon offers a world of natural beauty. A road through...
Sedona Sundown

Sedona Sundown

Sedona Sundown Sedona, Arizona, is one of the Southwest’s leading tourist destinations. The land draws people here, as it has for thousands of years. Nearby are archeological and geological wonders preserved as national monuments: Tuzigoot, Montzuma’s...
Sunset and Ocotillo

Sunset and Ocotillo

Sunset and Ocotillo I’ve roamed the Sonoran desert of southern Arizona many times, and the scenery never disappoints. Sunset in the desert is a special occasion for those lucky enough to experience it. Colors are at once brilliant and subtle. In this painting from...
Roadside Bouquet

Roadside Bouquet

Roadside Bouquet We were headed south on Route 86 from Tucson. The road is known as the Tucson-Ajo Highway, or just the Ajo Way. The town of Ajo (Spanish for “garlic”) is close to Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, which was our destination. It had been...
Sedona

Sedona

Sedona Located in the Verde Valley of northern Arizona, Sedona’s main attraction is its array of red sandstone formations. The red rocks form a popular backdrop for a wide variety of activities, including the making of many major Hollywood movies. The first documented...