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Welcome!

My sketchbook studies come from a wide variety of times and places both local and abroad. I like to keep them small (roughly 3"x 5") and quick (30 minutes give or take), I paint with watercolors and gouache (materials list for you in the sidebar). Enjoy!

June 29, 2012


Back to Central California for a sketch of Los Gatos Canyon.

June 21, 2012

























You get remarkable patterns of light and shadow at sunset in the Central California hills.

June 14, 2012

 

























Quicksketch demo's from my gouache sketching class.

June 08, 2012



















View from the home where I grew up in Central Ca.

June 01, 2012

Panorama for Spirit, Stallion of the Cimarron





















































This last one is the color key sketch. The full painting was about 10" x 60", painted in
acrylics (2001).