“Scratching in the Quiet Nak Nek River”
Oil on canvas
17″ x 14″
San Juan Island
Looking out the 2nd story bunkhouse window, down to the river below. Midnight, summer sockeye season. River tides in Bristol Bay can drop 13-14 feet in a few hours, changing the surface of the river bed from muddy rivulets to fast running brown and green water.