December 7, 2016

Yesterday I thoroughly enjoyed another full day of plein air painting in La Jolla.  Part of an ongoing plein air painting series hosted by Misfit Gallery, I look forward to painting at a new location every month.  Selected artists are notified via email each month with...

October 14, 2016

In 2013, LPAPA, the Laguna Plein Air Painter's Association began offering a multi-faceted Plein Air Art Program to local grade schools.  The purpose of this program: not only to introduce plein air painting to kids but also to teach the importance of providing children...

October 5, 2016

Every so often, I get a deep longing for just getting away from it all.  My own version of going on 'walkabout' is just a craving for the open road, expansive

August 14, 2015


'BIG SUR SHANTY' , Oil on Canvas (6"x8")

My two night stay on private land in the Los Padres National Forest was a perfect way to land in Big Sur. The two days allowed me to settle in and not feel rushed, thus giving me some time to establish my campsite and scout arou...

August 12, 2015

While creating art is the main focus of this trip, I also like to take my time and ease into things.  Since departing on this journey, I have seen and experienced a lot.  The scenery, for starters, is almost too much to take in.  When surrounded by so much natural beau...

July 16, 2015

I just got back from a 2 week sabatical, so to speak.  Not the kind of sabatical where I was in an exotic place.  I was in a house, painting exotic things, in a mural painting frenzy.  I had exactly 2 weeks to finish two murals before my clients returned home from...

July 13, 2014

Welcome to my new blog!  Join me as I take you on my wild painting adventures of the sea, the surf, and the land that connects me... one painting & one postcard at a time.


 I am on a quest to capture and share the raw power and beauty of my inspirations through my artw...

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