Beautiful Autumn…

Tomorrow is the first day of autumn, although here in California it may be hard to believe! Coming off of a triple digit weekend, the forecast is for mid nineties through Sunday, and finally reaching some beautiful 80’s next week. Beautiful plein air weather is coming up…!    My house and studio will be undergoing transformation … Read more

Announcing a facebook page for Painting in Costa Rica I am taking another group to Costa Rica this December 8-17 (which still gives me plenty of time to put up a tree!)We take so many photos and paint many pictures, I thought it would be nice for people to share them here. Our hostess Yarina Brooks and I have had four previous workshops … Read more

Today at Brannan Island

Spent the morning scouting locations to paint at Brannan Island… Windy and clear, beautiful vistas from all directions. The color of the expansive skies, clear and blue, is reflected in the sloughs surrounding the campground. We could frame views with Mt. Diablo in the distance, horizontal rows of light and color in the middle ground, … Read more