Saturday, June 23, 2012

ADNW Challenge

This month Lee Brown from his Website ADNW selected a California farm building for his challenge, could not match my photo of the painting with the colors of the painting. Oil on a 11 by 14 canvas.

Thursday, June 21, 2012

Day 4, Workshop, 5th Street Market

The last Day of the Plain Air Workshop with Ellen Gebhart at the 5th Street Market, the attraction where the red umbrellas and the shadows (fast moving)

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Day 3, Workshop, Alton Baker Park

I tried to captured this flowering dogwood, and the bridge in this painting. We are having fun at this workshop, 10 ladies and myself, with Ellen doing the critique at the end of the day.

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

Day 2, Workshop, Rose Garden

Painted a sea of Maltese Crosses in front of the Pavilion.

Monday, June 18, 2012

Day 1, Ellen's Workshop

Met at Island Park in Springfield, had only 2 hours do do a sketch and this painting, trying to catch the sun breaking thru the leaf canopy.

Rosie's place paintout

Feeble attempt at producing a painting, after driving for quite a while and trying to find Rosie's place,She has a wonderful home and several beautiful landscaped acres, I selected a view looking down the street at the mountain range on a sunny and warm day.

Friday, June 15, 2012

Wokshop at the Alpaca Farm

Finished this painting at the Workshop given by Erik Sandgren at the Alpaca Farm in Creswell, OR 16 by 20 in oil.

Thursday, June 14, 2012

Delta Ponds, Eugene

While waiting for my DW to finish her shopping at VRC, I quickly drove to the Delta Pond Wetland Area, and painted this small 9 by 12 Plain Air. This is the new bridge over the ponds.

Thursday, June 7, 2012

Wednesday, Plain Air, Eugene

I am feeling more confident painting Plain Air, yesterday was beautiful weather, we had 7 artist show up, always nice to see how everyone treats the same subject matter in different ways. 11 by 14 on canvas panel.

Saturday, June 2, 2012

Tree Exercise

12 by 12 Tree Exercise, still having problems simplifying tree shapes.

Mt. Pisgah, Plain Air today

Early morning Plain Air painting today with the Plain Air Painters of Lane County, did not see anyone else paint. 11 by 14 oil.