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  • Above the Mist, 12x16

    Above the Mist 12×16

    Unframed size: 12″ x 16″; framed size 18″ x 22″

     

    “One recent summer, as Richard and I drove to San Francisco on Highway One, we reached the area around Pescadero State Beach. We noticed that the meadows on both sides of the highway were blanketed with wildflowers in bloom. The dunes were covered with colors: pinks and lavenders, golds, oranges, and white. I took several photos at the time.” – mh (continued below)

     

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    Autumn Joy 12x16

    Autumn Joy 12×16 – SOLD

    Unframed size: 12″ x 16″; framed size 18″ x 22″

     

    “Ah, the vineyard in the fall. I felt joy because I had not been out painting with friends in some months because of my fall exhibit schedule. This day was specially warm and pleasant, as I stood among the vines feeling very blessed to be free to paint. The red barn made an attractive focal point for the painting, and I could see the distant hills, soft and blue to provide depth.” – mh

     

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  • Beach Crescent 8x16

    Beach Crescent 8×16

    Unframed size: 8″ x 16″; framed size 12″ x 20″

     

    “The California coast never fails to enliven and inspire me. The format I used here, twice as wide as tall, accentuates the wide expansive beach at this location, and is my representation of the area near Monastery Beach. I found many spring wildflowers in bloom, with the beach in the middle ground.” – mh

     

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    Big Sur Big View 12×16 – sold

    Unframed size: 12″ x 16″; framed size 18″ x 22″

     

    “Traveling south of Carmel on Highway One, there are many places to pull off the road and admire the view. The area depicted here represents one of my favorites. The view is so vast and the colors of the ocean, on a clear day, are enchanting shades of blues and greens. The location depicted here is one I return to again and again to meditate and to paint.” – mh

     

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  • Black Oak Gold 11x14

    Black Oak Gold 11×14

    Unframed size 11×14, framed size 19×22

     

    “California is known for the fine old oak trees. This is a painting of a black oak in a meadow within Yosemite Valley. From this angle, one can see Half Dome in the distance.” – mh

     

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    Bockius-Orr House 9x12

    Bockius-Orr House 9×12

    Unframed size: 9″ x 12″; framed size 15″ x 18″

     

    “This elegant, Italianate Victorian home was built for the Bockius family in 1870, and now houses the Watsonville Historical Society. Painting the detailed architecture was a challenge, as there are many details to the structure. The shadows on the building made for interesting patterns and contrasts during this morning plein air outing.” – mh

     

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  • Coastal Grazing 12x24

    Coastal Grazing 12×24

    Unframed size: 12″ x 24″; framed size 18″ x 30″

     

    Along the coast road to Big Sur, I found meadows intermingling with rocky outcroppings, bait to trap this oil painter! The cattle in this view have a pasture looking out at the Pacific Ocean. I’m sure their milk tastes great as they must be happy cows. Golds and blues are great complementary colors and this combination abounds on this scenic CA-1 route. See my painting “Viva la Vida” for the same location looking south.” – mh

     

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  • Coastal Muse, 24x36

    Coastal Muse 24×36

    Unframed size: 24″ x 36″; framed size 32″ x 44″

     

    “This painting was the largest and final in a series I made depicting this area. I find in this painting that the path down and the curving beach make a pleasant s-curve composition. The viewer is positioned overlooking the beach from the dunes near Pescadero. The bright flowers in the foreground contrast with the fog off in the distance, giving depth to the painting.” – mh

     

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    Coastal Shapes 9x12

    Coastal Shapes 9×12

    Unframed size: 9″ x 12″; framed size 15″ x 18″

     

    The powerful Pacific Ocean reshapes out coastline each winter, as storms pound the shore. I was attracted to the curves of this area near Pescadero State Beach. The tide was coming in, soon to wet the swath of beach beneath the cliffs.” – mh

     

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    Coastal Spring, 24x36, oil on linen canvas

    Coastal Spring 24×36

    Unframed size: 24″ x 36″; framed size 32″ x 44″

     

    “The California coastline has many bays and headlands that are pleasing to the eye. I found this scene looking south from the Pigeon Point Lighthouse area, on a day when the clouds were quite remarkable. The blooming wild mustard and the oxalis formed a colorful foreground, and an overgrown trail led my eye into the scene. The headlands of Año Nuevo, breeding ground for elephant seals, lies in the distance. The yellow flowers of spring are complemented by the lavenders of distant hills and cloud shadows.” – mh

     

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    $3,800.00
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    Deer Creak Road, 9x12, oil

    Deer Creek Road 9×12 – sold

    Unframed size: 9″ x 12″; framed size 15″ x 18″

     

    “I searched for a location to paint and found this meadow with old oaks on Deer Creek Rd. I set up under the pines and out of the sun. As I painted, I was entertained by large jack rabbits hopping around the field.” – mh

     

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    Deputy Dawg 9x12

    Deputy Dawg 9×12

    Unframed size: 9″ x 12″; framed size 15″ x 18″

     

    The painting is named after this boat loaded with eel traps. A nice man told me what the orange barrels were, as I painted on the dock in Moss Landing Harbor.  It was the orange and oval shapes that attracted me, and of course the name of the boat. – mh

     

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  • Evening on the Hill, 12x16, oil

    Evening on the Hill 12×16

    Unframed size: 12″ x 16″; framed size 18″ x 22″

     

    I’m always drawn to paint big views, and the hills overlooking the Pacific Ocean offer many spectacular scenes. In early summer, before the dry season takes hold, many greens can be found in the grasses, bushes and trees, which here surround a meadow with a trail passing through it. I enjoyed standing in the meadow, listening to the bird song and painting this plein air piece while the ocean breeze kept me cool..” – mh

     

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  • Fall Colors Yosemite 12x9

    Fall Colors Yosemite 12×9

    Unframed size: 12″ x 9″; framed size 18″ x 15″

     

    “Standing almost anywhere within the Yosemite Valley I can see inspiration from the natural beauty in every direction. This plein air Yosemite painting was created in the Valley while looking up at the falls. In the late autumn, the trees in Yosemite Valley turn a golden color which complements well with the gray-lavender granite walls standing so tall there. – mh

     

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  • Golden Glow 16x12

    Golden Glow 16×12

    Unframed size: 16″ x 12″; framed size 22″ x 18″

     

    “Fall color in Yosemite Valley can be quite spectacular. I often travel there in the fall with my paintings friends. On this trip, we had a lodge room close to the river, and walked down to it to paint. The granite walls have a bit of a lavender tone which compliments the golds in the trees.” – mh

     

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  • Grand Coast 36x48

    Grand Coast 36×48

    Gallery wrap (unframed size): 36″ x 48″;
    Framed size 44″ x 56″

     

    This large painting references the coastline North of Santa Cruz. I made several plein air paintings at this location before I decided to make a large painting of the scene. The effect of this size makes me feel I can walk into the scene, hear the waves, and feel the sand squish under my toes. The edges are painted, so it can be hung with or without a frame.” – mh

     

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    Gulch Grazers 9x12

    Gulch Grazers 9×12

    Unframed size: 9″ x 12″; framed size 15″ x 18″

     

    Arana Gulch is a popular walking area for many locals. The park sits just above the Santa Cruz yacht harbor. Occasionally cattle are used to graze out invasive species. The park is framed by tall Eucalyptus trees in the distance. The gold grasses of late summer are a warm complement to the cool greens of the trees.” – mh

     

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  • Hacienda Lupine, 12x16, oil

    Hacienda Lupine 12×16

    Oil on canvas, 12″ x 16″ painting, with frame 18″ x 22″.

     

    “On the grounds of Fort Hunter Liggett in central California, lies the fascinating structure known as The Hacienda. Below The Hacienda and in front of the recently restored Mission San Antonio, lies a meadow carpeted in the spring with blue Lupine and orange California Poppies. Hacienda Lupine is my interpretation of this peaceful place, freshened by a recent spring mist.” – mh

     

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  • Hadley Farm, 11x14, oil

    Hadley Farm 11×14

    Unframed size 11×14, framed size 17×20

     

    “I often plan to visit New England in October, when the leaves are in full glory. My sister lives on the outskirts of a busy college town. I’m able to find many pastoral painting opportunities in her neighborhood. This view is I’m looking north with Mt Holyoke behind me. The tractor trail leads you into the painting, where the horses and barns sit  bordered by vegetation gaining its fall colors.” – mh

     

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  • Hillside Vineyard, 9x12

    Hillside Vineyard 9×12

    Unframed size: 9″ x 12″; framed size 15″ x 18″

     

    “This painting represents a small study with the compositional design of radiating lines. The olive trees with their blue green leaves contained the vineyard. The farm house creates a distant focal point as the radiating vines lead you into the painting. I enjoyed the day with painting friends, as I worked on this piece in a vineyard in Correlitos, CA. Autumn color abounded on the pinot vines and their oranges complement the blue sky. Back in the studio, I used this painting as a guide to create a larger painting.” – mh

     

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    Horse Haven, 11x14, oil

    Horse Haven 11×14

    Unframed size 11″x14″, framed size 19″x22″

     

    “During theOur Bounty‘ event sponsored by Pajaro Valley Arts, I was invited to paint on a large ranch in the Pajaro Valley Hills. The golden meadows contrasted with the dark oaks, eucalyptus, and pines. The horses grazing in the meadow challenged me to put paint down quickly to represent their forms. It was a great day of painting in the countryside.” – mh

     

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  • Horses in Autumn, 22x28, oil

    Horses in Autumn 22×28

    Unframed size: 22″ x 28″; framed size 23″ x 29″

     

    “On the back roads of New England one can find calming pastoral scenes.  One autumn day I spotted this scene, which included white horses with a red barn and a background of trees enflamed by Jack Frost. It inspired first a watercolor (White Horses) and later this larger oil painting. The early fall, especially October, is the best time to visit, when the color is extraordinary as the sugar maples, elms, and oaks prepare for winter.” – mh

     

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    $2,800.00
  • Iceplant Trail, 12x16

    Iceplant Trail 12×16

    Unframed size: 12″ x 16″; framed size 18″ x 22″

     

    “I painted this plein air, on the coast near Pescadero. I am most at peace while in the open air and surrounded by the beauty of trees, the ocean, or the gardens we humans have created. The Iceplant turns shades of burgundy and orange, colors which are said to radiate warmth and energy.– mh

     

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    La Honda Ranch 9×12 – sold

    “There is an access to the lower end of La Honda Creek Preserve. The entrance is off highway 84, which comes down the mountains to the sea from Skyline Boulevard, arriving on Highway 1 a bit north of Pescadero road. My friend (and fellow artist) Sue and I explored the area and discovered a view of this pastoral scene. The hills were just turning from green to gold, and the cattle were grazing in the meadow near the barns. While we painted, several hikers came, watched us quietly for a bit, and then walked off to the trails nearby. It was well worth the long drive from my Soquel studio to enjoy and paint this scene.” – mh

     

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    Les Bassacs Window 9x12

    Les Bassacs Window 9×12

    Unframed size: 9″ x 12″; framed size 15″ x 18″

     

    Les Bassacs is the hamlet in Southern France where I stayed during the art retreat in 2016. So many fond memories. The French take great pride in beautifying their homes. Flower boxes in windows, where cats often snoozed, were one of the sites that inspired me to paint.. – mh

     

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  • Lupine Field 18x24

    Lupine Field 18×24

    Unframed size: 18″ x 24″; framed size 24″ x 30″

     

    “In the spring, I go looking for wildflowers to paint. The blues and lavenders of the lupine always catch my eye. ”Lupine Field “ is a larger studio painting inspired by my earlier plein air painting “Lupine Find” (a 12×16 painting.) The lupine followed a path through a meadow framed by oak trees. A bit of fog shrouded the hilltops as the sun was breaking through.” – mh

     

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  • Meadow Oak 11x14

    Meadow Oak 11×14

    Unframed size 11×14, framed size 17×20

     

    The large old oak trees and gold meadows of the central coast area draw me to their warmth and color. When the fog is in at the coast, I enjoy a journey inland to find the sun. The day I painted here, large hawks were cruising the air currents above. I used the bright orange-green to emphasis the warmth of the sun on the oak. – mh

     

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  • Olives and Vines 12x16

    Olives and Vines 12×16

    Unframed size: 12″ x 16″; framed size 18″ x 22″

     

    In the fall, the grape vines turn shades of ochre and gold. This oil painting of a vineyard scene represents the compositional style of radiating lines with the farm home as a focal point in the distance. The vineyard was bordered by olive trees, which provided a contrast in color to the vines. It is a pleasure and a bit of an honor to be invited to new properties to paint.” – mh

     

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  • Pal-o-mine, 14x18, oil

    Pal-o-mine 14×18

    Unframed size 14″x18″; framed 20″x24″

     

    “There were horses living adjacent to our property for many years. These residents were a frequent subject for my painting. When I was a girl, I owned a palomino horse, and spent many hours riding trails in New England.

    Years later, in California, when a palomino moved onto the ranch next door, we took a liking to each other, perhaps because I would occasionally bring him apples. He would trot beside me on my way to the mailbox. Although he has moved on to Colorado, I have fond memories and made this painting from a photo. The setting sun created a glow to his already golden coat.”  – mh

     

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  • Pasture Pals, 9x12, oil

    Pasture Pals 9×12

    Unframed size: 9″ x 12″; framed size 15″ x 18″

     

    “Santa Fe, the high road to Taos, Abiquiu! I have frequently traveled to northern New Mexico to paint. One morning, I woke early to find a group of horses grazing in a pasture behind our inn. The sky had an sense of impending rain. I grabbed my paints and quickly sketched in the scene. The willows had their fall colors which accented the palomino in the foreground. – mh

     

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  • Patio Retreat 9x12

    Patio Retreat 9×12

    Unframed size: 9″ x 12″; framed size 15″ x 18″

     

    When I studied painting in the Tuscan hills above Pisa, Rich and I stayed at this villa, part of The Watermill estate. The river actually ran under our apartment located just off this patio. I am drawn to paint umbrellas. Triangles represent the stability of the union of mind, body and spirit. The shape of umbrellas also allows you to know the direction of the sun as their color changes with each facet of the umbrella. We thoroughly enjoyed our time at the watermill in Posara. – mh

     

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  • Poppy Field 16x20

    Poppy Field 16×20

    Unframed size: 16″ x 20″; framed size 24″ x 28″

     

    “This painting shows the powerful colors of California poppies juxtaposed over the greens and browns of the coastal lands and the blues of ocean and sky. The setting is south of Carmel, with the Point Lobos State Park in the distance.” – mh

     

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  • Poppy Patch 18x14

    Poppy Patch 18×14

    Unframed size: 18″ x 14″; framed size 24″ x 20″

     

    Early this spring, while at an outdoor garden store, I spotted an oriental poppy that matched the color of one I painted 20 years ago after a trip to Monet’s garden in Giverny, France. I bought this poppy plant, established it in my garden behind my art studio, and the plant grew large and took over one end of a garden bed. Finally, the large buds appeared and I waited in anticipation to see the blooms. Once they came, they did not disappoint.” -mh

     

     

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  • Provence Poppies, 18x24

    Provence Poppies 18×24

    Unframed size: 18″ x 24″; framed size 24″ x 30″

     

    This painting is of a scene I encountered on a painting expedition to the south of France with a group of other painters. The village on the hill is Saint-Saturnin-lès-Apt, a village in the Luberon Valley. During late spring, the Flanders Field Poppies splash the meadows with their bright red color. I wish I were packing for another painting vacation in France. Looking at my paintings and photos can take me there in my memory and imagination.” – mh

     

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  • Rocky Coast, 24x48, oil on board

    Rocky Coast 24×48

    Unframed size: 24″ x 48″; framed size 26″ x 50″

     

    I’m always drawn to paint big views. The Pacific Ocean coast of Central California offers many spectacular scenes. This painting was commissioned specifically for a traveling exhibition, promoting conservation of the western coast areas of the USA – the Seventh Generation Mural Project. Paintings, created by artists all along the Pacific Coast, traveled together for exhibitions along the coast. The location I choose to paint was among the beauties of Point Lobos State Preserve, which lies south of Carmel and north of Big Sur.” – mh

     

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    Saignon Cathedral 9x12

    Saignon Cathedral 9×12

    Unframed size: 9″ x 12″; framed size 15″ x 18″

     

    Saignon is a village in the Vaucluse department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region in southeastern France. This painting was inspired by the view above the village where I climbed stairs with Mel and Helene to view the cathedral. The foreground wildflowers add a bit of bright color to the old stucco buildings with tiled roofs. – mh

     

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    Saignon Restaurant 9x12

    Saignon Restaurant 9×12

    Unframed size: 9″ x 12″; framed size 15″ x 18″

     

     Painted during a painting retreat in Provence, France. The village square contains fountains and alleyways that are fun to represent on canvas. The restaurant was closed during my visit, but I can imagine eating a delicious French meal here..” – mh

     

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  • Sea Lavender 24x36

    Sea Lavender 24×36

    Unframed size: 24″ x 36″; framed size 32″ x 44″

     

    The color of these lavender flowers along the Pacific Coast stopped me in my tracks on a plein air expedition with fellow artists. The sea lavender in the foreground sets off the Santa Cruz lighthouse at the small craft harbor. The small plein air painting I did that day led later to this larger studio work. I emphasized the lavender colored shadows from the cypress on the left side to unify the painting.” – mh

     

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    Sea_Spring 11x14

    Sea Spring 11×14 – SOLD

    Unframed size 11×14, framed size 17×20

     

    Driving along the Big Sur Coast, there are many locations to pull off the narrow road and paint the vista.This painting portrays the many shades of green that are reflected in the water from the steep hillsides above. Spring sunshine brings out the colors in the grasses and flowers. I worked to create the depth of the vista by lightening and decreasing the intensity of the colors. – mh

     

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    Shore Cottage 9x12

    Shore Cottage 9×12

    Unframed size: 9″ x 12″; framed size 15″ x 18″

     

    At any location, the plein air painter must narrow the scene to an image that she/he feels can be reproduced on 2 dimensions. Moving trees and omitting structures can sometimes create a more inviting image. This painting is my artist view of the estuaries around the Elkhorn Slough, where it meets the village of Moss Landing. I enjoyed the challenge of painting subtle reflections in the water. – mh

     

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    Skeins of Rose 18x24

    Skeins of Rose 18×24 sold

    Unframed size: 18″ x 24″; framed size 24″ x 30″

     

    Often in the spring, along the pacific coast, the sky turns into a light show at sunset. When the sky turns rose and gold, these colors are reflected in the ocean. Because of the curve of the Monterey Bay, the sun sets over the land here, not into the ocean. I first painted a 12”x16” titled “Evening Walk” of this sunset. I made mental notes of colors inspired by the intense sky colors. Shades of Rose was completed after that initial study.” – mh

     

    This painting has been juried into an MBPAPA exhibition. You may purchase this here or at the exhibit, but the painting will need to remain at the exhibition until the close on October 28, 2021. It can be shipped or picked up immediately thereafter at the Pacific Grove Art Center.

     

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    Snow Gum Eucalyptus 12x9

    Snow Gum Eucalyptus 12×9

    Unframed size: 12″ x 9″; framed size 18″ x 15″

     

    Our local university houses a large botanical garden that maintains plant collections from around the world. These trees are part of the Australian gardens. Their elegant white trunks contrast with the dark foliage below them. Painted on another fun plein air outing. – mh

     

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    Spring Music 12x9

    Spring Music 12×9

    Unframed size: 12″ x 9″; framed size 18″ x 15″

     

    This painting is one of a few mixed media pieces that I have worked on. The transfer of the music must be sealed off from the oil paint with an acrylic gel medium. I adhered the music, then waited until I was inspired to paint an image on top. The calla lilies outside my studio window, which bloom every spring, inspired me to create this piece.” – mh

     

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  • Spring Romp, 16x20, oil

    Spring Romp 16×20

    Unframed size: 16″ x 20″; framed size 22″ x 26″

     

    For a time, the large meadow on our property was used for a “turn out’ where our neighbors horses could run free from their usual paddock confinement. The grace of a running horse has always captivated me. I painted Spring Romp from photos I took of this young chestnut galloping around our meadow.” – mh

     

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  • Steamers Lane 12x16

    Steamers Lane 12×16

    Unframed size: 12″ x 16″; framed size 18″ x 22″

     

    This popular surfing spot is a great location to capture images of the large waves and the surfers as they plan their route into the water. The waves were huge and crashing on the rocks when I painted this scene plein air. The “lighthouse” building in the painting that stands guard over the lane actually houses a surfing museum.” – mh

     

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    Struve Slough 11x14

    Struve Slough 11×14 – SOLD

    Unframed size 11×14, framed size 17×20

     

    “South Santa Cruz County is graced with several sloughs which provide habitat for migratory birds and other rare creatures.  Some of these sloughs have trails that allow walking and bicycling. I found an access point that offered a view of the slough when the pickleweed was in its pink phase.. The color of this plant was complemented by the greens in the trees and grasses. This painting was created plein air during the Our Bounty event hosted by Pajaro Valley Arts.” – mh

     

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    Tuscan Farmland 9x12

    Tuscan Farmland 9×12

    Unframed size: 9″ x 12″; framed size 15″ x 18″

     

    “When I studied painting in the hills of Tuscany above Pisa, Italy, we traveled out from our apartment in Posara to the surrounding countrysides. We brought our plein air sets and painted at a new location each day. The hilly country offers many extraordinary views of mountains and of picturesque valleys. This was one of my favorites.” – mh

     

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  • Venice Night 11x14

    Venice Night 11×14

    Unframed size 11×14, framed size 17×20

     

    “Venice Night was painted from photos I took on a clear full moon night in Italy. Richard and I took the water taxi to the Lido, a barrier island off-shore. On our return, the lights and full moon on the white marble of Saint Mark’s Basilica glowed against the blue-black sky. Definitely a night to remember, in paint and in our hearts.” – mh

     

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  • Vineyard Shadows 18x24

    Vineyard Shadows 18×24

    Unframed size: 18″ x 24″; framed size 24″ x 30″

     

    “I am always intrigued by a scene that provides contrast in light and shadow. Above this California vineyard grow a row of oak trees with their large trunks and overhanging branches. The trees cast interesting pattern with their shadows on the warm ground plane. The sun was shining brightly on the distant vines, which were turning gold in autumn season. I painted the shadows a lavender/gray to complement the vineyard colors.” – mh

     

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  • Viva la Vida 24x30

    Viva la Vida 24×30

    Unframed size: 24″ x 30″; framed size 30″ x 36″

     

    “When I paint along the Big Sur coast, I feel a wonderful excitement, living life to my fullest. Viva  la Vida is an expression of this feeling of joy. Traveling south from Carmel, past the turn into Rocky Point Restaurant, lies this meadow framed by Eucalyptus trees on one side and and the rocky coast on the other. Hurricane point lies off in the distance. My painting “Coastal Grazing” is a view of this same meadow looking north.” – mh

     

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    Winter Colors, 9x12

    Winter Colors 9×12 sold

    Unframed size: 9″ x 12″; framed size 15″ x 18″

     

    “This pastoral scene is located within a county park in inland California. After the first rains, the colors of the grasses change from gold to green. The red barn provides a nice complement to all the greens. I am always attracted to these peaceful scenes. I painted this as a class demo for my students in my Soquel studio.” – mh

     

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