Santa Cruz County's Open Studio 2021
Visit my studio (#76) in Soquel CA:
Saturday and Sunday, October 2 & 3
Saturday and Sunday, October 16 & 17


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Viva la Vida, 24x30, oil, 4 inch gold 2010 frame
Viva la Vida, 24x30, oil, 4" gold 2010 frame
Horses in Autumn, 22x28, oil, narrow maple frame
Horses in Autumn, 22x28, oil, 1" maple frame

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About the Artist

about me


Michele LaMontagne Hausman creates original landscape oil paintings both plein air and in her California studio. Her love for painting first led her to watercolors but in the mid 1990s she found her true love in painting with oils. She has founded a plein air painters' organization in Santa Cruz, served on boards of other art organizations, won various awards, and been invited to numerous plein air competitions and juried shows.


Hausman's awards include a Best of Show award at the AVArtFest at the Triton Museum of Art, a Juror’s Award at the Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History’s Plein Air Affair, two public art commissions ... read more about Michele.