Seascape

Avila Cove 6×8 inches Unframed $295 San Gregorio 9×12 inches Unframed $525 Juicy Surf 9×12 inches Unframed $525 Ventura Sunset 24×18 inches Framed $1,400 Monterey 6×8 inches Framed $275 Pescadero Hidden Cove 6×6 inches Unframed $250 Carmel Coast 2 11×14 inches Framed $450 Montana de Oro (Last Light) 9×12 inches Unframed $275 Liquid Seascape 8.5x9x5 … Continue reading Seascape

2012 San Luis Obispo Plein Air Festival

I will be participating again this year in the San Luis Obispo Plein Air festival at the San Luis Obispo Museum of Art, October 1-7.  I usually choose one area to focus on…not sure what it will be.  In year’s past, I’ve focused on Avila Beach (cove) and the Rocky Point area (see below).  Any … Continue reading 2012 San Luis Obispo Plein Air Festival

San Luis Obispo Plein Air show coming up

The San Luis Obispo Plein Air show is coming up! This is a great event. The artists have an wonderful variety of subjects to paint, from seascapes, cityscapes, vineyards and of course the town itself. I plan to paint all seascapes, but who knows, I’ve got to paint what inspires me! I’m staying most of … Continue reading San Luis Obispo Plein Air show coming up

San Luis Obispo Plein Air: one last painting

A big thank you to those that participated in my poll yesterday to select the top 3 paintings.  I’m going with your recommendations, BUT, adding this new one below. Even though I felt I had a pretty good selection of paintings for the show tomorrow, I cranked out one last painting this morning. I think … Continue reading San Luis Obispo Plein Air: one last painting

Glowing Bluffs

I’m still painting exclusively with a palette knife, learning the technique of managing control of the paint.  I’m also getting paintings ready for the pre-exhibition of the San Luis Obispo Plein Air event.  This reference photo is a favorite–I can’t wait to paint this spot plein air, it’s at Avila Beach in SLO County.  It … Continue reading Glowing Bluffs