Torrent, 48 x 56 Water taught me many lessons- while distance swim training for three Ironman Triathlons. %Fireworks Fantasy 51" x 50" My family has hosted a Fourth of July picnic for years. Not only do we celebrate Independence day, but a cluster of birthdays, anniversaries, engagements , graduations, births, and new jobs, with costumes, games, prizes, face-painting and endless water fights. We felt that the fireworks at the end of the day were a bonus just for us. and Revisiting Jackson Working in a large format is always a fascination and a challenge for me.