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Field Sketching at the Marin Headlands

  Foggy weather didn’t keep us down! Saturday, we headed to the shelter of Bolinas Lagoon to sketch the misty hills and marshlands. Sunday’s weather was glorious! Great views of SF/Golden Gate from the headlands.  

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Fields of Poppies

  Usez is surrounded by miles of farms, many with fields of blood red poppies and sunflowers. While the sunflowers are still just tiny plants, the poppies are in exuberant bloom! After three days of rain, the sun came out … Continue reading

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Gaudi’s Parc Guell

Just two metro stops and short walk and we were at Parc Guell. I was especially intrigued by the mosaic benches atop the room supported by a hundred pillars.

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Around Barcelona

Fighting off jetlag, we wandered around the city and happened across a fanastic market. The fruit and veggie stalls were especially beautiful!

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Visiting Mecca

My art buddy, Ed Penniman, managed an invite to Mary Jo Koch’s studio for a couple hours. Truly, it was like visiting the Holy Land! I’ve been a huge fan of her work, and have had a couple of her … Continue reading

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Filoli Peony

Friend, Diedra, and I visited the Filoli Estate, in Woodside, last week.  The weather was fantastic and the gardens were amazing!  Took tons of pics and have dozens of reference photos to use for my floral series (to be part … Continue reading

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