Sunset Splendor at Los Morrillos Lighthouse


Elevate your space with the enchanting blend of history and artistry embodied in this captivating mixed media masterpiece.


Immerse yourself in the captivating hues of a Caribbean sunset with this mixed media artwork on canvas. Created on a canvas using an eclectic mix of paper, gesso, gel, crayons, matte medium, acrylic paints, and charcoal, this artwork not only stimulates the visual senses but also resonates with the cultural and historical richness of Puerto Rico. This piece brings to life the vibrant spectacle of dusk at the iconic Los Morrillos Lighthouse in Cabo Rojo.

Situated on the southwestern coast of Puerto Rico, the lighthouse stands as a testament to the island’s rich history, having been erected during the Spanish domination over Puerto Rico. The meticulous construction, spanning six years, culminated in the completion of this architectural marvel. Recognized for its historical significance, the Los Morrillos Lighthouse earned a coveted spot on the National Register of Historic Places in 1981, as designated by the United States Department of the Interior.

Mediums and Techniques:
  1. Paper and Gesso:
    • Adds texture and depth.
    • Also, contribute to the three-dimensional quality of the artwork.
  2. Gel and Crayons:
    • Skillfully combined to create a harmonious fusion of colors, enhanced by the use of matte medium for a seamless transition between crayon strokes.
  3. Acrylic Paints and Charcoal:
    • The artist employs these versatile mediums to bring vibrancy to the sunset hues and define intricate details.
  1. Size:
    • 20 x 20 inches
    • Provides a unique perspective of the Los Morrillos Lighthouse, observed from a lateral view facing westward.
    • In addition, this artwork is versatile and suitable for various display spaces

In this series of artworks, the artist’s focal point is to accentuate the breathtaking colors that grace the western skies of the Caribbean sunset, particularly those witnessed from the western vantage point of the artist’s homeland. The composition skillfully captures the essence of a sunset, emphasizing the rich palette of colors that dance across the sky as day gives way to night.

  1. Limited Edition:
    • Each piece is a unique creation.
    • Thus, making it a coveted addition to art collections seeking distinctive and thought-provoking works.
  2. Certificate of Authenticity:
    • Ensures its authenticity.
    • Provides collectors with confidence in their investment.

Finally, engage yourself in the allure of Puerto Rico’s past and present through the eyes of the artist and let this meticulously crafted artwork become a cherished focal point in your collection.

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Dimensions 20 × 20 × 1.5 in

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