This playful abstract painting reminded me of boardwalks by the ocean and rows of colorful beach towels, thus its title, Beach Walk. It is a 20×24 oil painting on canvas.

This piece evokes the depth of the ocean–it is always still, even when a storm rages upon its surface.  The painting is 20×20 mixed media on canvas, sealed and varnished. It is framed in an elegant white floater frame.

The playful drips in this piece reminded me of colorful confetti thrown into the air in celebration of a wonderful sunset.  It is 24×24, mixed media on canvas, sealed and varnished.

The delicacy of the pinks and greens in this oil painting, along with the strong gestural marks are like that first bloom in spring: quiet, yet exciting. This painting is 24×24 oil paint on cradled panel, sealed and varnished.

Gazing at this unique, abstract painting feels like gazing at our sparkling blue planet–from afar. It is a 30×30 mixed media painting on cradled panel, sealed and varnished.

This abstract landscape is part of a series created with a similar palette of pinks and greys, with red and yellow accents.  It has a diagonal composition which evokes an abundance of energy. It is a perfect complement if paired with Hummingbird Sage II. It is 24×18 mixed media on canvas, sealed and varnished. It […]

This abstract landscape is part of a series created with a similar palette of pinks and greys, with red and yellow accents.  It has a diagonal composition which evokes an abundance of energy. It is a perfect complement if paired with Hummingbird Sage I. It is 24×18 mixed media on canvas, sealed and varnished. It […]

This painting was finished shortly after a week-long meditation retreat. The movement of the shapes, the quiet dynamism of the painting reminds me of the sound of a meditation gong and our early morning chants. It is 30×30 mixed media on canvas, sealed and varnished. Morning Chant is currently available through Jennifer Perlmutter Gallery in […]

A triptych of 3 framed 12×12 mixed media paintings on panel, sealed and waxed. This triptych of a mountain landscape is a hybrid, mixing representational and abstract elements to enhance the impact of the painting.

Night’s Oracle is available through Artsy, and can be purchased through their website: https://www.artsy.net/artwork/carol-jenkins-nights-oracle This painting reminds me of ancient ruins, emerging from the earth. It is dramatic, mysterious, and portends new beginnings. It is 24×18 mixed media on canvas, sealed, waxed and framed in a simple black wooden frame.

This abstract landscape evokes the pink moment that can be seen on hills and mountain tops as the sun sets. It has soft fields of color with strong dark areas for structure. 18×24 mixed media on canvas, sealed and waxed. Framed in an elegant black floater frame.

This painting was inspired by a hike to Rainbow Ridge, a ridge overlooking a vast meadow in the mountains near Mt. Shasta. At the top, one can see in all directions, and viewing that expanse brings perspective as well as joy. 30×30 mixed media on canvas, sealed and varnished.  

The title of this painting refers to an actual place high up on the slopes of the 14,000 foot Mt. Shasta. When the snow melts one can see enormous slabs of red rock close to the peak, visible even from a great distance.  This is Red Banks, and it is only by navigating through these […]

This painting was inspired by an actual spillover from a huge lake in the town of Mt. Shasta, which forms an exciting waterfall down a narrow canyon renowned in the area for it’s beauty and power.

The blossoming of trees in spring is feverish with pink and red buds, followed by an abundance of blooms. The title of a poem by Beverly Burch, Feverish Trees, inspired this abstract depiction of spring fever. The painting is 24×24 oil paint on cradled panel, sealed and varnished.

This painting reminds me of the creeks and rivulets that appear as Spring approaches and the snow atop nearby mountains begins to melt, nourishing the emerging foliage. It is 24×24, mixed media on canvas, sealed and varnished.