Category Archives: Parks

Flamingos in sunlight

From a visit to the San Diego Zoo’s Safari Park.  

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Hiking Cuyamaca Rancho State Park

From a recent hike on a stormy day in Cuyamaca Rancho State Park which offers camping and hiking in an oak forest with meadows and creeks. There are over 100 miles of trails. The two campsites, Paso Picacho and Green Valley are open … Continue reading

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“In the Garden” show @ Parsonage Museum

“Early Spring Garden” oil on panel 12″ x 16″ All of my life I’ve been in love with gardens. Growing up in Ocean Beach CA tending the yard was a part of what I did being a kid. Soon I was taking care of my Grandparents and other neighbors yards. … Continue reading

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A layered landscape

  I love this area of Sunset Cliffs, one of six paintings I’ve done over the years at the same spot. These cliff formations and the sea have been a place I’ve been drawn to most of my life. This particular area … Continue reading

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Cabrillo Bridge on a magical evening

a watercolor on paper illustration for our upcoming book project about Balboa Park.

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Balboa Park!

pastel by Margaret Kyle-Roxburgh Balboa Park has always been a magical part of my life. Margaret Kyle-Roxburgh’s beautiful artworks of the Park on view in our home were some of my earliest memories. What were these colorful windows filled with Lily ponds … Continue reading

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Balboa Park Centennial Art Project

Oil on panel 11″x14″ 2011 “Looking west across Florida Canyon”

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