Posts Tagged ‘Pilar’

Pilar in winter

Posted by Enrico Trujillo on March 5, 2013 in Journal, Landscape, Paintings, Sketches |

It was a cold and grey day in Pilar but the yellow grasses and red willow branches brightened up the landscape.  

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Pilar in Fall

Posted by Enrico Trujillo on October 24, 2012 in Landscape, Photographs |

Pilar (previously known as Cieneguilla) is a small town on the edge of Taos County. It is located along the rift that directs the Rio Grande through northern New Mexico. The name comes from the Spanish word “ciĆ©naga” which means “marsh” or “marshy place”. The swampy ground is caused by several streams running across a […]

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Near Pilar Riverside

Posted by Enrico Trujillo on October 9, 2012 in Journal, Landscape, Paintings |

I was born in Embudo. This is a view of the Rio Grande somewhere between Embudo and Pilar. The trees are changing a bit and the water is a bit more green because the flow of the river is slower. In the spring the water is brown with little white caps where rocks break the […]

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