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Wisteria Painting San Diego Mission Hills

Wisteria on the Fence, San Diego

Wisteria Painting San Diego Mission Hills

In Mission Hills.
This is my friend’s beautiful house. She asked me to paint a picture of it, and the first time I went I got interested in the alley behind. This is my second effort. for sale

And here is the first effort:

Trash Cans in the Alley Painting San Diego

Neither one of these is quite right for what she has in mind, which is basically a house portrait. But I quite often find that commissions spark other ideas- some ideas that go off the rails completely and some ideas that turn out great.

Cat Painting

Cat on a Fence

Cat Painting

Snoozin’ – for sale

Two cat paintings in a row? What have I become!

I moved about a month ago, and this is one of the first paintings of my new neighborhood. My new area is an old one- many houses around here were built between 1885 and 1920. According to the MLS, ours is from circa 1905, though I haven’t been down to the historical society to do any research. I hope to paint it soon.

This cat was just around the corner, in front of a grand Victorian.