July and August 2017: A small selection of my work, courtesy of Darrell Bell Gallery, is available at Boffins restaurant (111 Research Drive, U of S campus) throughout the summer months.

November 10, 2016:
I was interviewed by Daily Paintworks as their Spotlight Artist for a week! Read my interview on the DPW News blog!

Ongoing: my 8x8" original oil paintings are available exclusively at Darrell Bell Gallery in Saskatoon. For a limited time several of my large oil paintings are also available at
their new street front gallery on 21st Street (formally Lifestyles By Darrell Bell Gallery).

Ongoing: a selection of my larger work is available at The Black Spruce Gallery at Northside on Highway 2 just before the turn to Christopher Lake.

Thursday, February 7, 2013

Looking Up Wolf Willow Hill

Looking Up Wolf Willow Hill
oil on cradled panel
© Nicki Ault, 2013
available exclusively at Lifestyles by Darrell Bell Gallery

I wanted to give the impression of climbing or looking up the hill; looking toward the big sky. I also tried to give the impression that the big sky continued down to a lower horizon line beyond the hill. This one was tricky.


Barbara Muir said...

Hi Nicki,

I can't believe I haven't commented on this beautiful work. Awesome.

XO Barbara

Nicki said...

Thanks so much. You are far better than I at getting around the blogs...so no worries!

Nicki XO

Kim Rempel said...

Oh, absolutely fresh and airy. Love the colours in the sky and how you've connected it with tthe colours in the land.