Monday, May 2, 2016

Whale playing in the surf

Caught a picture of a whale playing in the surf while I was taking snaps for my upcoming workshop in Mendocino
WAVES, WATER AND CLOUDS
July 25–28, 2016 (Monday–Thursday, 9:30am–4:30pm)
Affordable lodging is available onsite http://www.mendocinoartcenter.org/level2/SummerHousing.lasso
or at the Mendocino Hotel (European rooms $70 a night) and maybe the Hill House (check with the art center for more details) 




Sunday, May 1, 2016

What a Wild weekend painting wildflowers

What a Wild weekend painting wildflowers in the Pt Reyes National Seashore. Howling winds, lost power, elephant seals on the beach, sea lions coming into the kitchen - what an Adventure and bonding experience. on the last day winds subsided it was absolutely beautiful.


Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Loose Wildflower Paintings


Loose Wildflower Paintings
Looking forward to this weekends workshop where we will be painting 
Wild Flowers of the Point Reyes National Seashore. 


We will practice different techniques, loose, wet-into-wet, and more controlled painting, should be lots of fun.

San Fernando Watercolor Society

Here is our group photo at the San Fernando Watercolor Society workshop. 
Thank you everyone for such a great time.


....and yes after the workshop, I found my way to Disneyland...joined my family, and my granddaughters took me on all of the scary rides. 
After riding on roller-coasters everything else is a piece of cake 

Saturday, April 16, 2016

New friends in Southern CA

We have a full house here in Southern California at the Valley Watercolor Society.




Friday, April 15, 2016

Valley Watercolor Society 2016

First day of our workshop in Southern California for the Valley Watercolor Society, one of my students Claudia Kazachinsky did this wonderful little painting of me, just had to share.


Monday, April 11, 2016

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