Idyllwild Memories Oil Painting – California Mountain Landscape by Daily Painter Karen Winters

Idyllwild california sunset landscape oil painting by California impressionist Karen Winters

Idyllwild Memories
9 x 12 oil on canvas

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Idyllwild, California, has always been one of our favorite places to retreat. We began visiting when we were first married, and always loved the beautiful mountain sunsets. Once we stopped our car and watched in awe, while classical music played from a nearby cabin. This is a recreation of that spectacular scene, when the sky was awash with color and all was right with the world. I still like to return, in memory, to that golden time.


  1. Marian Fortunati
    March 6, 2009

    Another gorgeous sky… It looks like a gorgeous spot although I don’t recall ever being there. Maybe I’ll go this year!

    Will you be participating in the Idyllwild plein air event??

  2. Leslie Saeta
    March 7, 2009

    I have never been here either and I so love the view! I will have to head out there one day. I lvoe the darker colors you used in the paintnig and as usual … you have another gem here my dear!
    I also highlighted you in my blog yesterday for the tip about VHAA. Thanks!

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