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Colorado clouds impressionism oil painting by Erin Hanson

Colorado Sky



24 x 20 in


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Summer in the Colorado Rockies finds the mountains dark green and lush with vegetation. This painting captures the parting of rain clouds, while the sunlight illuminates the clouds with vivid colors.

"Colorado Sky" was created on fine linen board. The painting arrives framed in a hand-carved and gilded plein air frame.


ERIN HANSON is a life-long painter, beginning her study of oils as a young child.  Her passion for natural beauty is seen in her work as she transforms vistas familiar and rare into stunning interpretations of bold color, playful rhythms and raw emotional impact. Her frequent forays into National Parks and other recesses of nature include backpacking expeditions, rock climbing, and photo safaris.  Hanson's unique painting style has become known as Open Impressionism, which is now taught in art schools around the world. With hundreds of collectors eagerly anticipating her work and millions of followers online, Hanson has become an iconic, driving force in the rebirth of contemporary impressionism, and she is quickly recognized as a prolific, modern master.

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