I couldn’t decide – share my newest piece with you (painted for Gallery 8’s Symbolically 8 show) OR share some paintings related to Springtime. I’m so excited about my new piece, I decided Spring can wait until next time! (And in the meantime, if you have any ideas for paintings to do with Springtime,
Tag: Salt Spring Island
A couple of weeks ago, I went to visit my Mum and Dad on Salt Spring. It had been a while since I’d spent some time with them and although I have good friends on SSI and always want to visit everyone, I decided to spend the time wholly with my parents. We planned to
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
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.
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