It’s howling winds and just pissing down with rain as I write. From this evidence I must gather Winter is really here. Because I’m feeling rather cold, I thought it was time to share my last plein air excursion of the summer with you. I have to say that’s it for me painting outside
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I can hardly believe it’s November already. The days are getting darker and the grey and wet can get me down but remembering wonderful days painting en plein air this summer warms my soul. There’s something about painting outside – you bring the experience and witnessing of nature and the environment inside with you.
DAILY PAINTING Earlier this year, I went to Sedona to take a class from an artist I have admired for a long time – Carol Marine. It was from reading Carol’s blog that I first learnt about the notion of creating a small daily painting, that’s a small painting every day – not
VESUVIUS PLEIN AIR Spent a lovely weekend on Salt Spring and went out plein air painting three times! Here’s the lowdown on one of those outings. My Dad and I headed for Vesuvius. It was overcast but we were determined to get out and paint. (My Mum was holed up in her
The day was pretty much an overcast one but that didn’t stop me and my Mum and Dad from venturing forth into the wilds of Salt Spring to paint en plein air. Okay, a slight exaggeration since we just went a short way up the hill and around the corner to Sharpe Rd. Such