Sunday, September 30, 2007

Daily Painting: Seascape, Cape Cod Sailboats

Bright Sails
Soft pastel on Wallis 5.5x7.5"
Friday I took a walk on Corn Hill beach in Truro. The sun broke through the dark clouds for just a moment. Glad I had my camera.

Saturday, September 22, 2007

Friday, September 21, 2007

Daily Pastel Painting; Plein Air Cape Cod National Seashore

Head of the Meadow Dune
Soft Pastel on Wallis 8.5x11.5"
Summer is still here on Cape Cod. Went to the beach today. The temperature was warm but the shadows on the dune at 2:00 were already long....Autumn's on the way.

Tuesday, September 18, 2007

Daily Pastel Painting: Seascape, Dune View of Cape Cod Bay

Dune View of the Bay
Soft Pastel on Wallis
$100.00 SOLD
Whales have been close in to shore lately. I chose this view to pastel this evening so I could watch them spouting and breeching.

Friday, September 14, 2007

Daily Painting: Cape Cod Seascape, Red Boat Reflection

Red Boat Reflection
Soft Pastel on Wallis 7.25x5.25"
The colors are so intense this time of year with the clear, crisp air. This is a fishing boat at McMillan wharf. It was a pleasure to use those bright reds and blues.

Tuesday, September 11, 2007

Monday, September 10, 2007

Daily Painting: Seascape, The Schooner Roseway

Yesterday was the Great Schooner Regatta in Provincetown. I watched the race from my kayak. A little taste of what Provincetown harbor must have looked like in the old days with majestic ships sailing the bay.
The Roseway
Soft pastel on Wallis

Tuesday, September 04, 2007

Daily Painting: Plein Air Landscape, Evening in the Sand Dunes

A challenge to paint tonight. Quickly setting sun and partly cloudy skies didn't leave much time to capture the light. But what a pleasure, it's September!
Soft Pastel on Wallis Belgian Mist 8.5x11.5" $100.00

Monday, September 03, 2007

Daily Painting: Seascape, ACEO Fishing Boat Provincetown Harbor

Another miniature (3.5x2.5") pastel.
Happy Labor Day!
The end of the busy tourist season here on Cape Cod means more free time for painting!