I had fun with this one! Got to paint with transparent darks (in the shadowed rocks and dark water) and calligraphic brushstrokes; rocks, ice plant, water–all favorite subjects! And, there
Month: February 2009
Today’s a big day! Stephen Doherty’s 8-page article about me in American Artist arrived in the mail to subscribers today. My painting, “Secluded Cove” is featured on the cover, along with
The trees are in bloom in San Francisco! I think we had a false Spring, lots of warm weather the past few weeks, but the rains have returned. I went
I like to paint cityscapes to practice learning to abstract scenes and focus on big shapes. This was one such exercise. There are just a couple of big shapes and
I’ve painted the same spot “en plein air” several times, so I’ve now begun to tackle some larger paintings in the studio. This isn’t essential, but I think it helps.
The weather in the Bay Area continues to be fantastic, although with all sunshine and no rain, we’ll pay for it this summer with drought. I was able to meet
I was able to complete two paintings yesterday at Rodeo Beach, a new favorite painting spot in Marin County. I’m going out again today with Brent Jensen. The weather is