Tag Archives: California

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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Flower Tuesday!

A summer photo from last year of Aloe arborescens standing tall along the shore in Laguna Beach.

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Hillside with blue sky

A view looking south along the foothills of Mt. Woodson. Oils on panel 9″ x 12″

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Flower Tuesday!

The hillsides are so beautiful this time of year as brilliant Mustard flowers appear above the trails. Though Marian Bear Memorial Park is in a densely populated area, inside the park you may never know it. The Sycamores to the North provide a natural canopy, and this … Continue reading

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Spring!

Well, here it is the first day of spring and the beginning of San Diego Women’s Week. There’s a lot going on today! Iris flowers are named after the ancient Goddess Iris, believed to be the link between heaven and earth.

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Urban landscapes • Signs of fun

Sometimes its best not to paint things out, as with this Furniture store’s sign from a view along University Ave. in North Park. Having lived in this area for decades I miss it, and still come here often. I dropped off some … Continue reading

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