The north shore on the island of Oahu in the "Aloha" state of Hawaii is a surfer's paradise.
Looking west to Kaena Point from the famous "Pipeline" surf spot, I painted "North Shore" as a "Plein Air" study in acrylics.
Visiting the location a year later after the winter storms, the prominent curved palm tree was gone.
Built in 1791 on the orders of President George Washington, Portland Head Lighthouse in Cape Elizabeth, Maine is the oldest lighthouse in America.
Picturesque Portland Head still operates its light with the Fresnel lense giving magnification to the beam visible miles from shore.
Point Loma Lighthouse was built in 1859 high on the Point Loma Peninsula at the mouth of San Diego Harbor.
One of the first lighthouses built on the West Coast, its light was often obscured by fog and was replaced in 1878 by a lower lighthouse at water's edge.
Late afternoon light, painted in oils and acrylics.
Born of the open sea and formed by the wind and the shape of the ocean floor, the mighty wave rolls majestically to shore.
Its awesome beauty belies its strength.
In a matter of hours a calm ocean beach can turn into an incredible display of power as massive storm waves crash against the shore.
Twilight The front view of the Point Loma Lighthouse is featured in this oil painting with back-lit
ocean and brilliant sunset.
Built in 1859 it was one of the first lighthouses on the West
The Point Loma Lighthouse was de-commissioned in 1878 and is now part of
Cabrillo National Monument in San Diego, California. More...
Palm trees, outrigger canoes, white sandy beaches and golden sunsets...
Hawaii's lure of tropical weather, fragrant flowers and majestic scenery makes it a favorite location for vacationers and artists.
A watercolor palette of ultramarine blue, veridian green and lemon yellow...to capture "a moment in time."
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Drifting sand forms picturesque dunes as wooden fences provide wind-breaks along the beach.
A simple recipe for a watercolor study on the eastern shore of Lake Michigan, the Dunes was a favorite spot for weekend trips with family and friends and an interesting location for painting.