Blog — California

Blue House, Monterey, CA - 8x10

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It's been a really long time since I've painted one of these architectural pieces. I love doing them, but they ARE more time consuming (and studio time always seems too limited these days!)

Oil on panel, 8x10 inches

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Sun and Sand - 5x7

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Summer seems to have come early this year...

Oil on panel, 5x7 inches

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Tree Lined Country Road - 5x7

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I loved these tall trees, and the sun was hitting them just perfectly this afternoon...

Oil on panel, 5x7 inches

And don't forget to check out my Moving Sale, only a couple days left!

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Sunset at the Bluffs - 6x6

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I was really sad to not participate in the annual studio tour this weekend, but since most of my studio is packed in boxes waiting for our approaching move date I guess I didn't have much of a choice :) 

I'm really fond of how this little piece turned out.  It was one of those afternoons that was just perfectly warm and sunny, and the purple sunset shadows were just beginning to creep up.

Oil on...

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Jelly Bowl Shoreline - 8x10 plein air

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Here's this weeks plein air piece.  It might be the last one for a while, I'm getting a little too big to lug around all my painting gear! 

Oil on canvas panel, 8x10 inches

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