Saturday, June 4, 2016

Plein Air

Last Saturday during  Paint Van Buren County the clouds were out in all their splendor. 
12" x 6" oil on canvas

The painting from the two hour quick paint, The new bridge and trail system along the Des Moines river outside Keosauqua, Iowa made for inspiring scenes.


  1. The color of your cloud shadows is great! Gets the look of the day.

    1. I started with a dull orange ground that shows through. I wish I could say I planned it that was but that was just what I had. Now I know.