clare grill


Kate and I were talking about beautiful geological patterns last Friday when I remembered the gorgeous paintings of Clare Grill. Clare draws much inspiration from geological cross-sections and color palettes, and I had to check in and see what she’s been up to. Of course, she’s been busy creating beautiful new paintings. I wanted to share a few of my favorites here, but you can view more of her stunning work right here. It’s the perfection combination of bold color and natural inspiration. xo, grace


More images after the jump . . .



  1. I love the bold yet muted colors. They compliment each other so well. Makes me want to curl up on a near by chair and grab a good book!

  2. Erica W. says:

    These paintings remind of the work of Leslie Wayne, which I saw in the Fall of 2011 at the University of Hartford’s art gallery — also very geological and interesting views of nature: http://www.joseloffgallery.org/photos/traveling-exhibitions/leslie-wayne-recent-work/

  3. Eva says:

    The mountains and clouds paintings. They’re amazing. Especially combined.

  4. Becca says:

    She’s one of my favorite painters! Thanks for sharing her new work. I especially love the whimsical cloud painting.

  5. Sally says:

    She is incredible! I love each painting more than the last!

  6. These are gorgeous! As a geologist by trade (though no longer on that path), I’m especially a fan. Awesome!

  7. Brittany says:

    I am totally swooning over that first piece. L O V E.

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