Painting of the Week

Painting of the Week – Golf Strokes

Decisions on Details

Decisions on Details

This painting, Golf Strokes, gives one an idea why golf is so expensive. This driving range alone is a huge & beautiful classroom. The sound of the club hitting the ball will tell you how good the golfers are next to you. Good practice helps your game. The Gary Player Mission Hills North Course in Rancho Mirage, CA has the very steep 10,804’ Mt. San Jacinto, pictured here, to aim at.

It was fun painting the figures practicing. In golf, the stance is very important. With the grass is mowed, the feet become significant. I diminished the high contrast of the shoes slightly as that isn’t where I want to look.  You can also suggest details simply by displaying them with the right shape and direction.







Plein Aire Demonstration

Friday, February 10th from 10:00am – 12:00pm & 1:00pm – 4:00pm
During the Coachella Valley Watercolor Society Show and Sale

See me demonstrating two different times at the Artist’s Center at the Galen in Palm Springs outside the front door. I will have a few paintings to view at that time!



Bismarck Student Art Show at the Capital Gallery

The Student Art Fair opens today at The Capital Gallery in Bismarck, ND. It is always fun to see young artists’ work. I have several new paintings also on display now.  Gallery artists works will be added next week with a reception February 16th at 5:30 p.m.


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