Category Archives: oil painting

Summer along the shore

The seashore has such wonderful light, sounds and smells. Here’s a view looking south from Solana Beach towards Torrey Pines State Beach.

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Chollas Lake with eucalyptus

A view looking across Chollas Lake in summer. The walking path around the lake is shaded by eucalyptus trees, which is great on these warm days.

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Sunset Cliffs with tide pools

Sunset Cliffs is a magical place, the scale and wildness of the land and Sea is always so beautiful. My favorite time to go is during low tide so we can hike down to the tide pools and beaches. oils … Continue reading

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Seashore with figures

12″ x 16″ oil on panel. A view from along the seashore painted in the mid 1970s by artist Allan Rothero.

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Along Sunset Cliffs

A view from a recent hike with an old friend, the same trail we’ve traveled since we were kids. 9″ x 12″ oil on panel

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Flower Tuesday!

Garden with Flowers and Oriole. Oil on panel 12″ x 16″

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Landscape with pink sky

Public transportation gives us the opportunity to see things that can be obscured by other means of travel. In this way we can observe our surroundings in an independent and focused way. Taking mental pictures as the landscape starts and stops around us is something sort … Continue reading

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