Landscape Oil Paintings

"windows into the natural world"

  • Coastal Color, 24"x36", oil on linen
  • Grand Coast, 36" x 48", oil on canvas
    Grand Coast, 36" x 48", oil on canvas
  • Above the Bay, 24"x36", oil on linen
    Above the Bay, 24" x 36", oil on linen
  • Vineyard Afternoon, 18"x24", oil on canvas
    Vineyard Afternoon, 18" x 24", oil on linen
  • Sea Lavender, 24" x 36"

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Saturday Class Series: Oil and Acrylic Landscape Painting

Hausman Studio, interior view
Hausman Studio, interior view

Class Title: Studio Painting, Winter 2018
Dates: Six Saturday mornings 9:30-12:30 AM : Jan 20, 27, Feb 2, 17, 24, Mar 3 ( No Class Feb 10)
Location: Michele Hausman Studio, 4924 Cherryvale Ave., Soquel CA 95073

In the class series, we will focus on painting natural landscapes. All six classes will be held indoors in my Soquel studio. Each student will work at their own pace with individual attention during the painting process. Through the course of the six classes, we will each be developing the various skills and techniques of seeing and painting to move from smaller images to larger.

I will demonstrate the various steps ... Read more

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About the Artist

about meMichele 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 recent 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.