Linda Degnan Cobos

“Scratching in the Quiet Nak Nek River”
Oil on canvas
17″ x 14″
San Juan Island

Artist Statement:
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.