The Art of Daniel Ambrose

Hauntingly Beautiful Paintings -Inspirational Writings

Morning Whispers

I like it quiet in the mornings.” This, I am certain I heard her whisper…

“Find what you love, and make it yours”

The hauntingly beautiful paintings of Daniel Ambrose add the finishing touch of  soulful beauty and graceful serenity to your rooms. Explore fabulous artworks by Ambrose, a noted master of the rare, luminous egg tempera painting, and read passionate stories that inspire Ambrose paintings.

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From the Journal

Inspiring stories behind the paintings, life as an artist…

New Painting, Friends Show, Traveling With a Cat

Rain passed through here last Sunday. The balmy days that followed graced us with a boundless blue sky and welcome sunshine. Now the sky is gray again and the wind whistles and rattles my windows. It bends and lashes the trees as if spring is trying to whip back the...

Spring Visitor: A Painting About Respect

When I was twenty-four, I built a house. And though I didn’t know it then, when I landscaped the yard, I was also planting inspiration seeds for this enchanting egg tempera painting, Spring Visitor. Around that house I planted trees, shrubs and flowers; maples, sweet...

Find What You Love and Make it Yours

I wake to a bird singing. Ashen light saturates the linen curtains. I make coffee and carry it across the road to the beach. Balmy air, bright green waving palms greet and gladden me. These things sing to my soul. At waters edge I slip in my toes. Still too cold for a...

Blame it on the Cat

Yea. . .  he looks innocent. Well, imagine my surprise to receive an email notifying me that a post had been published while I was in the middle of composing it. Please disregard my previous email, "find what you love." Now I know to close my laptop when I leave it...

Morning Whispers

"I like it quiet in the mornings." This, I am certain I heard her whisper. Black coffee or green tea steaming in a favored mug. The nectar of inspiration. Listening for morning whispers. Tell me you love pale light veiling over misty sea, water gently teasing bare...

Romancing the Sea – Solo Show Opening

January 10th marks the opening of my annual solo show at Hughes Gallery in Boca Grande. Summer Thunder will be one of several major oil paintings included in this year's collection titled Romancing the Sea. These large oil paintings range in size from 30 x 40 to 36 x...