Moonstone Beach Sunset 6 x 8″ plein air study oil on linen panel April 2010 This past week I was up in Central California for a California Art Club paintout on San Luis Obispo Land Conservancy lands. The locations were beautiful, but we got rained out inland several days in a row. One day we [...]
Archive for April, 2010
The Wanderer’s Journey (Wotan as the Wanderer) 24 x 18 oil on canvas This painting has been selected to be included in a special exhibition coordinated with the production of Wagner’s Ring Cycle in Los Angeles this May. It will be exhibited, for sale, at the Cathedral of Our Lady of The Angels from May [...]
Radiant Shore Malibu coastline 18 x 24 oil on canvas I’ll be taking this new painting to a Malibu art show this Sunday at Headwaters corner at Topanga and Mulholland (11-5 pm) for the spring show of the Allied Artists. The craggy rocks of the shoreline glisten in the light of the setting sun as [...]
In a Poppy Garden 8 x 6″ plein air painting oil on panel SOLD Late yesterday afternoon, after painting at Descanso, we went for a walk in Pasadena and I took a pre-sunset hour or so to paint this small study of a beautiful Mediterranean garden in Pasadena on Arlington St, just off Orange Grove. [...]
Descanso Gardens Azaleas 9 x 12 oil on linen panel Along with the bountiful spring bulbs at Descanso, the azaleas are in full bloom, a temptation for the plein air painter. This scene prompted me to paint mostly with red-green complements. Wishing everyone a beautiful Easter!
“Big Trout near Big Pine” 11 x 14 oil on canvas This fishing spot on the Owens River, near Big Pine is surrounded by beauty. The White Mountains are seen in the distance, part of the Inyo National Forest. On a crisp fall day, the cottonwoods are just beginning to turn, and the river is [...]