Garden of the Gods, Sept.4 6x8" Available Sept. 20-21 during the Pikes Peak Studio Tour
Plein Air painting feeds my soul. I've been working so diligently this summer on all kinds of things and have been whining in my head about how summer had passed me by. Yesterday, I put on my big girl panties and called my friend, Karen Storm (www.karenstorm.com). She's set herself the goal of painting in the Garden of the Gods for 30 days in a row. The sale proceeds of her paintings will go to a friend who is undergoing treatment for breast cancer. Great idea, right? Anyway, she had invited me to join her, and I arranged to meet her this morning. Just a couple hours of painting outdoors and my summer was redeemed. Despite the work left to prepare for the Pikes Peak Studio Tour, I'm going to save my heart and soul by painting outdoors with Karen as often as I can. Today, I actually created a piece that I can frame for the tour.