Category Archives: Plein air landscapes

Gray Morning

Yesterday I got out in the morning for a plein air.

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Recent Sketches

Here are some recent sketches. Still not much time to paint lately, but a little time to sketch is better than no time at all. I got out to do a plein air last week: Here’s a 2 hour pose … Continue reading

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Recent Watercolors

Here are some recent watercolors. First, a 10 minute pose. Then some 20 minute poses. And I got outside last Sunday morning for a plein air.

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Melted

I went out to paint this morning and it was 11 degrees. I knew this would be a mess and I was looking forward to it. The color quickly froze to ice on both the paper and my palette. Here … Continue reading

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4 Days

This painting took four mornings, about an hour each morning. There were no waves for any of the mornings. plein air, acrylic, 18×24″ 

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This Week

Here are some paintings from this week. 5 minute pose 10 minute pose 20 minute pose. I’m liking my shorter efforts more than the longer poses. I feel like I kill it when I have too much time. 20 minute … Continue reading

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Tide Pool

I took a little break this afternoon to paint another tide pool.

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Tide Pools

Same spot both mornings this weekend. A small acrylic on Saturday. The whole time I felt like I had the wrong blue in my box. I need to remember to bring another blue.  And I’m never sure how to handle … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving! I’ve been busy but here are a few things I’ve done lately. Some 20 minute poses in watercolor. The color always seems to get away from me on my first one. He face was disappearing into the shadows … Continue reading

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This Week

Here are the few paintings I did this week. Figure group yesterday. Again, these are 20 minute poses. A little heavy on the color for the first one for me. Much happier with the second attempt. Ran out of time … Continue reading

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