Even successfully gave directions to a woman tangled in the maze of dead end streets while painting this.
We went to the Santa Ynez wine country for the weekend. My hope was to paint some scenic landscapes but I guess my heart wasn’t really in it and I wound up painting this. This was the town of Santa Maria, mostly just a string of strip malls with housing behind it, like so many small towns all over the United States.
Painted on location in Hillcrest.
Painted on location in Banker’s Hill.
Reception with the Artist
Friday April 7, 2017 5:30 – 7:30 PM
Please join us for wine and snacks.
February 4- April 28 2017 at Girard Gourmet
7837 Girard Ave, La Jolla, CA.
in conjunction with the Athenaeum School of the Arts.
This spot is a few blocks from my place in Sherman Heights, a rapidly changing neighborhood overlooking the rapidly changing San Diego skyline.
The bridge over I-5.
I liked this cactus jungle.
Painted on location last week with Danny Griego.
Painted on location in OB.
I thought these frosting colors were especially luscious.
Painted on location on a beautiful San Diego day.
The morning also featured high end donuts.