Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Old Barn in the Vineyard

"Old Barn in the Vineyard", Oil on Canvas Panel, 8"x10", Plein air
I painted this scene just east of Lodi, California.

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Monday, September 28, 2015

Sunday, September 27, 2015

Daybreak; Coastal Farm

"Daybreak; Coastal Farm", Oil on Canvas, 11"x14"

One of the farms along Coos Bay Wagon Road along the north fork of the Coquille River.

Thursday, September 24, 2015

Norris' Blueberry Farm

"Norris' Blueberry Farm", Oil on Canvas, 11"x14"

This is part of a very large blueberry farm in Umpqua, Oregon.

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Yellow Farmhouse and Flowers

"Yellow Farmhouse and Flowers", Oil on Canvas, 11"x14"
The Willamette Valley is composed of many farms and this one is quite typical.

Monday, September 21, 2015

Spanish Farm with Sunflowers

"Spanish Farm with Sunflowers", Oil on Canvas, 12"x16"
While traveling from Madrid to the White Hill Towns of Spain we drove through the most picturesque farming country. In addition to older building that are still in use there were many ruins of building such as the two walls on the right in the scene. Predominant crops were Sunflowers. wheat and olives.

Thursday, September 17, 2015

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

A Day in the Park

"A Day in the Park", Oil on Canvas, 12"x12"

On a hot afternoon in Sevilla, Spain, a boat full of friends are enjoying the day in Plaza de Espana.

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Returning to Port

"Returning to Port", Oil on Canvas Panel, 6"x8"
This is the look of the night fishermen returning to port in the morning. Puerto Vicente Guerrero.

Monday, September 14, 2015

Tied Up

"Tied Up", Oil on Canvas Panel, 8"x8"
Panga boats in the port of Puerto Vicente Guerrero, Mexico waiting to go. This is a small fishing village south of Zihuatanejo.

Thursday, September 10, 2015

Best Fork 'n Strawberries

"Best Fork 'n Strawberries", Oil on Canvas Panel, 6"x8"
In Mexico, you get the best strawberries, even in the winter.

Wednesday, September 9, 2015

Bird of Paradise

"Bird of Paradise", Oil on Canvas, 11"x14"
A common site in southern California. When I visit my daughter outside of San Diego, I see these everywhere. The colors are spectacular.

Friday, September 4, 2015

Yellow Pansies

"Yellow Pansies", Oil on Canvas, 10"x8"
Shown in black floater frame.

Thursday, September 3, 2015

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

White Pansies

"White Pansies", Oil on Canvas Panel, 5"x7"
I've been reorganizing my studio and have come across some paintings I had forgotten about. These white pansies were planted just outside our back door.