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’s paintings.

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From the Journal

Inspiring stories behind the paintings, life as an artist…

Nine for a Kiss

  Sunday morning sun is rejuvenating after the cold rains. Palm leaves rustle overhead and the sea breeze brings a scent of flowers—brings luminous memories of faraway faces and places. I open the house to the balmy air—to purify—dispel the sleepless ghosts of predawn...

Puppy, My Sweet Cat

  Puppy came as the best things do, by fortune or divine guidance. His rescuer was her then husband. Her father went to the Humane Society with him and described seeing the cat for the first time. He had just arrived. His hair matted and caked with mud. Full grown but...

Are You Subscribed to Ambrose Art Journal?

  Something Special is Coming to You Ambrose Art Journal is a newsletter I've mailed since the beginning of my art career. Recently I completed a major purging of names and address. To show my gratitude to current subscribers, the next newsletter will contain...

A Summer Conversation

In early summer I took my painting, A Summer Conversation to work on at my friend Mary’s studio on Venice Island. Each day I went to the beach to make sketchbook studies of clouds and sky. Recently I delivered the finished painting to Hughes Gallery.  It was good to...

American Art Collector Ad – Upcoming Events

While I was on my way back from Maine, I got a wonderful phone call from Cheryl Newby Gallery. They featured my egg tempera painting April in a full-page ad in the October issue of American Art Collector. I should send them flowers! Summary of Upcoming Events I've...

A Blue Day in August

  I aimed to leave for Maine on the 8th of August. The car packed and the studio clean. I had a long road ahead of me. The day came, and I wandered over to the beach with my coffee and sat in the sand to steep in the sunrise. Intent on trying to decipher the blueish...