Category plein air painting

Soothing surf

Art Show at Satchel’s

Paintings of Florida and Barcelona are now on the walls of Satchel’s Restaurant in Gainesville, Florida

My Paintings in Spain

I’m honored and thrilled that two of my paintings are now in Spain to be part of the 90thanniversary celebration of the Funicular Aeri de Montserrat. The Funicular Aeri de Montserrat is the aerial cable system that transports passengers to Montserrat mountain and the abbey and cathedral. I’ve had the phenomenal experience of visiting Montserrat […]

Mary Colter's Desert View Watchtower

Grand Canyon Inspires Painting Pursuit

The Grand Canyon is an inspiring place for hiking, painting, and photographing, which you probably know because I’ve written about art in the Grand Canyon before. During social isolation due to Covid-19, I’ve been able to make virtual trips to the Grand Canyon via painting scenes and moments of my previous visits to the canyon. […]

Plein Air Pandemic Paint Out 2020

I am delighted to be an artist in the Plein Air Pandemic Paint Out 2020. The event is a creative adaptation of what previously had been the Willamette Lavender Festival Plein Air Paint Out which had to be canceled due to Covid-19. In July 2019, I visited the display of artwork from the Lavender Festival […]