Blog — trees

Sunrise in the Park - Carpinteria Landscape Oil Painting - 10x10

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I think this is my third or fourth painting of the park across the street from us. It is by far my favorite one. I really like how the tree trunks turned out, and I was hesitant about adding that building (actually it's the Island Brewing Company) but I think it's ok. Overall I'm pleased :)

Anyway, off to the post office to ship some paintings, my husband and I got bicycles last weekend, now...

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The Seuss Tree II - California Landscape Painting - 6x6

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Another painting of the Seuss trees, I found even more on my run this morning. Their points and angles made them really fun to paint.

Oil on Ampersand Gessobord, 6x6 inches

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The Seuss Tree I - California Landscape Painting - 6x6

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Doesn't this tree look like something out of a Dr. Seuss book? I saw it by the beach one day and I just had to paint it. There were others around it too, they'll be making up tomorrow's painting.

Oil on Ampersand Gessobord, 6x6 inches - SOLD
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Carpinteria Campgrounds II - Landscape Oil Painting - 12x12

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This is the larger version of yesterday's painting. I'm not completely satisfied with it, and I even did a few touch ups on it a few hours after I finished (something I never do). I think I only made things worse. The actual painting looks a lot better than this photo, it's cloudy today and for some reason I can't get a good shot of anything. I'm trying to paint a few more 12x12 pieces (the...

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Carpinteria Campgrounds - Landscape Oil Painting - 6x6

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I was walking by the campgrounds one morning and I couldn't believe how bright and beautiful the colors were! I usually like to exaggerate my colors, but this time I didn't even have to. I plan on doing a larger version of this tomorrow.

Oil on gessobord panel, 6x6 inches

This morning I was worried that my paintings were too different (a thought I never expected, because landscapes and still...

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