• Hill Country Fence Line - Demo Process Shots

    29 days ago - By Laurel Daniel

    Hill Country Fence Line, 8 x 10, oil, L. DanielWorkshop Demo - SOLD
    What happens when it rains at a plein air workshop? Well, we take shelter inside and work from photographs. It often works out to be a valuable time to cover some concepts in more depth.
    On the third day of my workshop in Wimberley we had torrential rain... I mean, this was serious Texas thunder and lightening, and a literal downpour! It was pretty dramatic and cozy to be inside, but we worried just a bit when the creek started to rise. Our sweet inn keepers moved our cars to higher ground, "just to be on the safe side...
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  • Judy's Hydrangeas - workshop demo with process shots

    Judy's Hydrangeas - workshop demo with process shots

    29 days ago - By Laurel Daniel

    Judy's Hydrangeas, 8 x 10, oil on panel, L. Daniel © 2018Workshop Demo - Sold
    I just finished teaching a workshop in St. Simons Island, GA. It was an plein air class, and we had pretty much perfect weather. I love it when that happens! We focused on "garden vignettes" and tried to capture a sense of place, as we considered the basics of painting outside. Each day we met in a different, private garden. This is my demo of one little corner at Judy's house from the first day... Thank you, Judy!
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