Monday, February 22, 2010

"Farm Fence" Woodwynn Farm oils 11 x 14

A few of us chased the sun today -- we asked Richard LeBlanc for permission to re-visit this 100-year old farm, looking for SUNLIGHT (which we found). This leaning fence and the aluminum irrigation pipes stopped me - what else could I do but paint 'em ...

Friday, February 19, 2010

"Wyeth Doors" Woodwynn Farm - oils 8 x 10

The 100-year old farm hasn't changed over the years. I like these simple sliding doors and the patterns made by the strong winter sunlight today. Richard LeBlanc has invited us to come back again so please expect to see more paintings done en plein air at this spot in Saanich on Vancouver Island.
I am a fan of the late Andrew Wyeth as you can tell ...