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Mariposa Meadow – Sierra foothills California landscape oil painting

Monday, March 30th, 2015

“Mariposa Meadow – Trabucco Gardens with wildflowers” 9 x 12 inches, oil on plein air panel When spring comes to the Western Sierra foothills, the meadows light up with color. Goldfields, a small yellow flower, mixes it up with lupine and white popcorn flowers. Valley oaks, now garbed in green, provide a backdrop for the [...]

California poppy oil painting – plein air poppies

Friday, March 20th, 2015

“Plein Air Poppies” 6 x 8 inches, oil on plein air canvas panel This was painted in Lancaster near the Poppy Reserve in Southern California’s Antelope Valley. It was late in the day and the colors were just getting more and more intense as I kept working on it, making changes and modifications. Interested in [...]

Wednesday, March 18th, 2015

“One Brilliant Moment” 9 x 12 inch oil painting California poppies, Lancaster Poppy Reserve This past week was peak bloom time for the poppies of the Lancaster Poppy Reserve, just north of Los Angeles. Painting there is an annual pleasure for me and in spite of the drought, the poppies didn’t disappoint. This is one [...]

Asilomar – Monterey seascape plein air oil painting – California impressionist art

Wednesday, March 11th, 2015

Asilomar Waves (Near Pacific Grove, Monterey Peninsula, California) 8 x 10 inches, plein air oil painting In the past few weeks, I had the opportunity to travel up and down California’s west coast, enjoying the spring wildflowers and the clear skies over the oceans. One of my favorite painting spots is Asilomar, near Pacific Grove, [...]

Truckee snowbank – Lake Tahoe river landscape painting

Saturday, January 17th, 2015

“Truckee Snowbank” 12 x 16 oil painting on canvas Interested in this painting? Click this link to write me. See more of my paintings on my website For the last several years, we’ve headed up to Lake Tahoe between December and February to take in the beautiful sights. This year we spent Christmas there with [...]

Bishop poplars – California eastern sierra Mt. Tom autumn oil painting

Thursday, January 8th, 2015

“Bishop Poplars, 2014″ 14 x 18 oil on canvas Interested in this painting? Click this link to write me. See more of my paintings on my website We try to visit the eastern Sierra every fall/winter … sometimes several times if we can. One of the highlights is seeing the cottonwoods and poplars turning gold [...]

Overlooking Ojai Valley California landscape oil painting

Thursday, December 11th, 2014

Overlooking the Ojai Valley 8 x 10 oil on linen plein air panel This new painting features a view of the beautiful Ojai Valley, a verdant agricultural area northwest of Los Angeles, in Ventura County. The viewpoint is looking southward from the north part of the valley. Orange trees are in abundance there. It’s late [...]

California high desert Valyermo oil painting “High Desert Color”

Friday, December 5th, 2014

“High Desert Color” 9 x 12 inches, oil painting on plein air panel Valyermo, California Antelope Valley High Desert area After our welcome rains that came a few days ago, my husband and I saw the sky was still filled with beautiful cumulus clouds – the kind we see around here too infrequently. So we [...]

Bluebonnets and Oak Trees California landscape oil painting

Thursday, December 4th, 2014

Bluebonnets and Oak Trees 9 x 12 inches oil on linen plein air panel Another springtime painting, from my plein air travels in past years. I think the blues and violets of the bluebonnets (lupine) go well with the yellows and greens of fresh spring leaves. Interested in this painting? Click this link to write [...]

California landscape oil painting – Across the Poppy Fields

Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014

Across the Poppy Fields 6 x 8 inches, oil How about a little brightness and color as we’re approaching winter? This miniature poppy painting will cheer up a quiet corner in your home or office. Perhaps a gift for a flower loving friend? This impressionistic landscape was inspired by a spring trip to the Antelope [...]

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