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East Beach Grill - 8x10

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I love blue and white striped umbrellas like these, and the interesting shadows they make. 

Oil on panel, 8x10 inches
Available at the Palm Loft Gallery, August 2011 

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State Street Shopping - 6x6

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I took the whole weekend off from painting since it was my husbands birthday.  The sun came out just in time for it, it was a wonderful weekend! And there was a much larger turnout for the reception at the Red Door on Saturday than I expected.  I sold a few pieces, hopefully a few more will sell before the show ends this month. 

Oil on panel, 6x6 inches 
Available at the Palm Loft Gallery, August...

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Santa Barbara Harbor XXIII - 6x6

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Went out for a sunrise walk this morning and found the evilest looking bird ever.  I got a photo, perhaps he'll make it on the blog later. 

For now here's a painting that is bird-less, and not evil  :) 

Oil on panel, 6x6 inches

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Cabrillo Drive II - 9x12

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I did a smaller version of this scene a while ago, I liked the colors so much that I knew I would eventually need to do a larger one.  Here it is:

Oil on panel, 9x12 inches
Available at the Palm Loft Gallery, Sept 2011 - Oct 2011

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Cabrillo Drive - Original Oil Painting - 5x7

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I helping to judge a student art show tomorrow afternoon, I can't wait to see what they've done.  I've never gotten to play judge before, how fun :) 

Oil on panel, 5x7 inches

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