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Arlington at Sunset - 12x12

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I got all paint-angsty (that's totally a thing) last week, and so I painted fast as I could (baby naps aren't too long).  I fully expected it to be a disaster, but I actually love it! 

Oil on panel, 12x12 inches

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Where the Grass is Green - 6x6

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Got to hang out in a SB park the other morning, love these springtime greens. 

Oil on panel, 6x6 inches

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Santa Barbara Courthouse Commission - 8x10 Oil Painting

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It's been at least a year since I've done a painting of the courthouse.  This commission was a welcome reminder of one of my favorite buildings, something about all that white is just so fun. 

Oil on panel, 8x10 inches

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State and Gutierrez - 5x7

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Downtown Santa Barbara, trying to capture that late afternoon light. 

Oil on panel, 5x7 inches

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Harbor Commission - 18x36

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Here's a shot of that large commission I was working on a few weeks ago. Sunrise on Stearns Wharf. 

Oil on panel, 18x36 inches

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