James enjoyed a private outing to the island of Niihau over 15 years ago. He first captured this
magnificent setting in 1981 from the roadside of Kekaha Beach.
The Ironwood Trees
and Bougainvillea were all washed away with Hurricane Ewa of ’82.
painted from memory. Experience this visual awe of the luminous sunset over Niihau.
uniqueness and talent is his ability to capture compelling scenes with vibrant colors and with the
broken touch of his signature style.
This painting is an exciting expression of
delicate and intricate brushwork with such a sensitive choice of hues. James exclaims the most
dramatic sunsets on the island are on the Westside of Kauai.