Posted in art, landscape, plein air on February 26th, 2009 No Comments »
Sierra Road winds from San Jose into the eastern foothills of Santa Clara Valley (otherwise known as Silicon Valley). I was out on that road watching the Tour of California a week ago, as you may have read in a previous blog. I was rained out for painting, so went back today. A storm had [...]
Posted in art on February 17th, 2009 No Comments »
The largest cycling event in America, the 2009 Amgen Tour of California is a Tour de France-style cycling road race that challenges the world’s top professional cycling teams to compete along a demanding, 750-mile course from Sacramento to Escondido from February 14-22, 2009. This year is special because Lance Armstrong, the famous cyclist is in [...]
Posted in art, plein air, Uncategorized on February 15th, 2009 No Comments »
A good artist & painting buddy of mine passed away last week. I had known Nick White about 5 years and he was one of the nicest, no nonsense, down to earth guys I have ever known. Nick was the leader of the Los Gatos Art Association plein air group, and it was primarily his [...]
I promise this is the last post on Touch my HeART. Since I had won 2nd place, I got a free ticket to tonights gala. By the time I got there, my three paintings were gone, chosen by someone attending. Below are a few picts.
“It was a dark and stormy night”…yes it was when I drove over to the the Touch My HeART, artists reception tonight. An unusual California downpour drenched everything on my drive. When I arrived at the event, I was amazed by the line out the door and the crowd to get in. It was the [...]