Category Archives: Plein air landscapes
Back in Sachuest NWR this morning. Sachuest, plein air, watercolor, 8×16”
Another cloudy morning. I painted the view from Purgatory Chasm today. It overlooks Second Beach towards Sachuest Point. I’d like another shot at this one. Maybe I’ll try it in acrylic. Second Beach From Purgatory, plein air, watercolor, 8×16”
It was very overcast this morning. A friend gave me some paper she didn’t like so I thought I’d give it a try. I didn’t really like it either. I’ll darken those rocks at the bottom later. They lightened too … Continue reading
I wasn’t really in the mood to paint today but went anyway. There were lots of beautiful waves this morning. 10.6.18, plein air, acrylic, 8×10”
Today is the last day of the September contest I’m participating in. Here is today’s painting (the landscape) and some others from the previous days that I hadn’t posted here.
I ran out of time this afternoon and had to pack up to go pick up my kids.
A cloudy morning allowed me to slow down as the light wasn’t going to change at all. I wasn’t crazy about the drawing of the peninsula so I ended up fixing it after I posted this. Acrylic, 8×10”
Another quick sketch today. I don’t have time for this lately, but the contest demands I do a painting daily. My interest in participating has faded, but it’s nearing the end of the month so I’ll finish what I started.
This was very quick because of a light rain starting.
This was a quick one in my sketchbook. I considered omitting the wave and I still don’t like it, but I guess that’s the nature of sketches. They’re where I try things. Sometimes they work. Sometimes they don’t.