Category Archives: Painting

Eze, Côte d’Azur, France


This has long been on our bucket list, it was worth it. After a bus ride up a steep, curvy mountain road – the drivers must think they are driving sports cars – we hiked up and down this medieval … Continue reading

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A gift for our hosts


We stayed 5 nights at Gite le Chat Rouge, an Airbnb in Robion France. Tricia and I would love to come and stay for a month sometime. So I did a painting as a thank you.

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Our friends home in Golspie, Scotland


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Scotland, here we come!


After at least 18 months of planning, we leave in 4 days. Hard to believe it is time.

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The owner of Bosscat


I guess doing a portrait at a restaurant, while traveling counts as a travel sketch. Leslie owns Bosscat, an upscale whisky and food place in Newport Beach, CA. Some of the best staff anyplace. She wanted a painting of her … Continue reading

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Johnny’s Famous American Tavern in Brea, CA


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Remembering Eagle Creek trail


Thanks to someone throwing fireworks, one of the most beautiful trails in the Northwest is under flames. So many of my best memories in life happened on the trails in the Columbia River Gorge, especially with my sons Aaron and … Continue reading

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