The Stones of Point Lobos

The Stones of Point Lobos

Point Lobos is a California State Park with amazing beauty and diversity. The geographical features will continue to provide me with many years of inspiration to paint from. Above are a few of those spots that I like to get to once in a while to paint, to be, to...
The Wedding Painter

The Wedding Painter

I got to play the role as “The Wedding Painter” with some extreme plein air painting — Here is the painting I did in Carmel Valley’s Holman Ranch for this nice couple from Chicago. It was a wedding gift from the groom to the bride. He called and said...
Old Veteran

Old Veteran

So I woke up today and looked out the window. I viewed the sun on Point Lobos, so I told Carol that I was going to head out for a couple of hours and hit the point to get some morning painting time in. Well, instead of sun, I had a glorious fog hug the side of the...

San Juan Bautista

I had the privilege of going to a photography workshop, however I went as a painter. Kim Weston had arranged special access to Mission San Juan Bautista for a 3-day gathering of photographers. While I did take many wonderful photos, I came home with these three...
Morning at Leo Carillo

Morning at Leo Carillo

Here is a photo of my view at Leo this morning. Painting on site is often a challenge but it is always a joy. Even when a painting is not a success, look where it was created 🙂 A few weeks ago, I flew to New Mexico and painted around Santa Fe. What a great part of the...