Day 48 of My 90 Day Painting Challenge

Day 48 of My 90 Day Painting Challenge

Canoe Lake We moved a lot when I was growing up. But, my constant was Canoe Lake in Algonquin Provincial Park in Ontario, Canada. Even as a teenage girl, I knew I was lucky to be there and appreciated every minute that I was there. I was at camp there and a large part...
Day 47 of My 90 Day Painting Challenge

Day 47 of My 90 Day Painting Challenge

Lake Tahoe Inlet A hot day in Ojai with a little bit of humidity… surprising. But… I did feel a little cooler while I was painting this scene from Lake Tahoe. (Or maybe it was the air conditioning in my studio lol) A couple of years ago, a friend and I...
Day 46 of My 90 Day Painting Challenge

Day 46 of My 90 Day Painting Challenge

Quiet Spot at Inglenook Winery A couple of years ago, we went to Napa for a few days. There are so many wineries there, that it’s hard to choose! A friend is a sommelier in Santa Rosa and he recommended a few places – one of them was Inglenook. If I...
Day 45 of My 90 Day Painting Challenge

Day 45 of My 90 Day Painting Challenge

Mussel Shoals Half way through!!! Can’t believe I’ve been doing this for 45 days. So far, it’s a lot of fun, challenging, frustrating… Today, I painted with a group of friends at Mussel Shoals Beach in Ventura, California. It was a typical...
Day 44 of My 90 Day Challenge

Day 44 of My 90 Day Challenge

Santa Cruz Island Winter Day Yes, I often go back into my photo archives and paint Santa Cruz Island — especially from the winter when the island is green. We went there with some friends from Missouri and while they hiked, I painted! I think I sold the one that...