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Saturday, September 15, 2007

A Perfect Day !


"From the Point"
18" x 24"
Wow! There are days when all conditions just seem to be purrr-fect!!!
Elio Camacho sent and email and asked if I wanted to go with him to paint at the coast. I live here, but don't get out to do that often enough. Do you think I jumped at the chance? You can count on it!! We stood on a point 150 feet above the rocks . . .our easels would have been perfect sails had the wind come up. It didn't. It was 72 degrees and we could see forever.
"E" is great company and took on a 30 x 40 piece that he finished in the same time I did this canvas. It was just one of those days when all the ions are in alignment.
Hey Elio!! Where is your painting? Let us see it!! [He posted it. Go see!]
WI watched it develop and I wanted it!!! It was gorgeous!
This photo, I have to apologize for, since there is so much glare. But you get the idea! I may give the photography another go. If it works well, I'll post it in leiu of this one.

3 comments:

Elio said...

Hey Mike,

Wow...what a great day yesterday.

I posted the untouched painting last night. I will add the finished piece later today or tomorrow.

Right now I have todays demo to finish and then I need to get more then a few hours sleep.

Mike said...

Yup, Elio! It certain was a terrific day! Thanks for the invite and the great company!

Robin Weiss said...

Sounds like a blast! and a couple really nice paintings out of the deal!