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8th Street at Dawn - Carpinteria Oil Painting - 10x10

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I liked how the sun was shining on all these little yellow houses, making them even brighter than they are already. And I couldn't wait to paint those big dark trees above, which just a few of their branches catching the morning sunlight.

Oil on gessoed panel, 10x10 inches

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261 Linden Avenue - California Landscape Painting - 12x12

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This is the view from our front window in the morning, turns out I don't have to look far to get inspiration here :)

I'm really enjoying working on these larger panels, I'll have to find somewhere else to show them soon or I'll run out of room to store them here.

Oil on cradled panel, 12x12 inches

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I Never Had Dared - Landscape Oil Painting - 6x6

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I wasn't too thrilled with this one after I finished it Sunday night (I'm usually a few days ahead of myself on these daily paintings) but it's kind of grown on me since then. Maybe it's because I got horrible news right as I started working on it, either way I like it now.

oil on gessobord panel, 6x6 inches

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