Sunday, November 21, 2010

"Birch Trees on the Baltic" is a 5"x7" Study I did while in
Sweden on a painting trip. This place was just stunning and I
stayed minutes from everything paintable. Fortunately,
I had good friends who gave me a bed and great Swedish
hospitality. Can't wait to go back! This painting is available on
ebay as my Painting of the Week. Don't miss it!

Thursday, November 18, 2010

Be sure to get you copy of "Painting Workshop
with the Masters." This magazine coincides with
"Weekend with the Masters" presented by American
Artist Magazine. It is a special issue that includes a
special DVD inside. As you may notice, I was
surprised when it arrived at my door. Also, check
out my feature article in the December issue of Southwest
Art Magazine. I'm truly grateful to all the folks that made
this happen!

Monday, November 15, 2010

I just saw a great exhibit at the Santa Barbara
Historical Museum
. It is called America's Granduer
and showcases the talent of one of my favorite artists
Clyde Aspevig. Go see it! It is there till February.

Sunday, November 14, 2010

"Montana de Oro" 9"x12" painted on location.
This is another painting for my show opening November 15th
at Maureen Murphy Fine Arts in Montecito, California

Thursday, November 11, 2010

"Sunset Approach" 8x10
This is a painting available at my show at Maureen Murphy Fine Arts. I
painted this while on an outing with friends in the hills above
Santa Barbara. It is looking towards the ocean on a beautiful

Thursday, November 4, 2010

"Fog in the Harbor"*
I just painted this in Morro Bay . It was early morning around 8
and the mist from the large waves just outside the break
were creating this moisture that just shrouded the scene in a
light fog. I tell ya, nothing is better for the soul, than to get
out and paint!