sunrise lights the tooth of time (philmont) ~ by dawn chandler ~ oil on panel (en plein air) ~ 6 x 12 inches ~ copyright dawn chandler 2013

I admit: It was pretty glorious to be standing before the the Tooth in the first light of morning, breathing in the sparkling clean after-rain air, working my palette knife frantically trying to capture the color and light before it all changed in a moment….

Here, Wednesday morning 17 July 2013.