From April 2020, for a year, I posted on Facebook a painting each day as a brief diversion from the lockdowns and other bad news this year. Neglecting my weblog, I’ll post in the coming days some of my better posts. Some of these paintings are still available.
Winter storms bring a lot of water action to the California Coastline. The huge swells created many miles out to sea come crashing against the shoreline rocks creating a constant roar, crashing waves, frothy surf, and great painting subjects.
From the “nouvelle prison de studio” is one of the ‘Vertical Water” series I add to from time to time. This scene is from Pacific Grove looking due west out to sea as a storm on the horizon is breaking.