First layers, sustained landscape painting, en plein aire

Two sessions so far. Starting to refine the value structure in the fore and mid-ground: Working directly from the motif at Hunter’s Cliffs, Seal Harbor, Acadia NP, 18 x 18 inches


This morning, Little Hunter’s Beach, ANP

Little Hunter’s Acadia NP

This morning, Little Hunter’s Beach, ANP. I was out early and enjoyed some quiet hours on the beach sketching. Despite heavy summer traffic, Acadia can still deliver moments of sublime beauty.