Painting Day in Asilomar

I had a week off and spent the time painting from Carmel > Big Sur > Ragged Point > San Simeon.  It was a wonderful week focused on painting! In these two studies (painting at Asilomar, just north of Carmel) I was focusing on the use of dark transparent colors to represent the ocean.  click … Continue reading Painting Day in Asilomar

SLO Plein Air ‘07, Day 2

Today was a “crisis of confidence“.   I couldn’t find the right spot, it was windy, etc…  Oh well.  You need bad days to recognize the good ones.  Here are the two paintings I did today. This painting was done on the coast of Cambria, just south of San Simeon, home of Hearst Castle. Cambria Bluffs … Continue reading SLO Plein Air ‘07, Day 2

Hearst Castle Plein Air Invitational

It’s been a wonderful couple days here at Hearst Castle for the invitational.  The artists and staff of the castle have been great.  I can’t wait to see everyone’s work framed for the show June 5. Tickets are available for $175 for the Friends of Hearst Castle’s “Twilight on the Terrace” fundraiser benefiting art programs for … Continue reading Hearst Castle Plein Air Invitational