Tag Archives: San Diego

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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Art Alive 2017

  This year’s Art Alive at the San Diego Museum of Art in Balboa Park was fantastic. The  event combines floral creativity and the SDMART’s collection in a very colorful way.

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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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Sunday in Barrio Logan

A couple of weeks ago we spent the day visiting Barrio Logan. It’s a great place, a vibrant arts neighborhood with some delicious eateries, I’ve been coming here for many decades. One of my artist friends in the group Mayo, said it … Continue reading

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Niki de Saint Phalle

Queen Califia’s Magical Circle is located in Escondido, San Diego County, CA. It is one of the last works of the French artist Niki de Saint Phalle. The Magical Circle is open to the public but with limited hours, please check ahead.   More … Continue reading

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Musical notes in late winter

There are so many venues for music here in San Diego. One of them is Symphony Hall where you’ll find classical, jazz, movie scores and so many different styles of great music.   A detail in the “French Rococo” style, as … Continue reading

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Marston Point in winter

8″ x 10″ oil on panel. A view of the Marston Point area in Balboa Park near Sixth Avenue. I’m looking forward to painting in oils more in the coming months. Working in water colors on paper for the last year has been fun, but there’s just … Continue reading

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