Cobb/Marietta Museum Paint Out—Third Time’s a Charm

Cobb/Marietta Museum Paint Out—Third Time’s a Charm

Posted by on Apr 4, 2014 in Journal | No Comments

I’ve been doing plein air for about three years now, maybe just a bit longer. The third Marietta/Cobb Museum Paint Out was held this weekend. The museum is small but has a great staff and utilizes many volunteers. They have quite few exhibitions every year along with organized competitive shows one for all art including […]

Day 2 Marietta/Cobb Museum Paint Out

Day 2 Marietta/Cobb Museum Paint Out

Posted by on Mar 26, 2013 in Journal | No Comments

Day 2 started with cold rain and as I drove over to the museum. I took a short detour to check on a location that I found on Google maps the other day. I like trains and I followed the tracks through Marietta on an overhead view and found a marshaling yard right outside of […]

Marietta/Cobb Museum Paint Out Day 1

Marietta/Cobb Museum Paint Out Day 1

Posted by on Mar 25, 2013 in Journal | No Comments

 This weekend was the first paint out of the season. It’s been unseasonably cold this Spring so far, but to me it’s better than 90 in March as it can be here occasionally. Still the forecast was for rain on both Saturday and Sunday. This is the second such event sponsored by the museum and […]

Nocturne

Nocturne

Posted by on Jan 16, 2013 in Journal | No Comments

I like to paint at night. It simplifies everything and lets light be the star of the show. I did this Sunday night after watching Downton Abbey and finished up by about 11:15. I bought one of those camper headlights and strapped it to my baseball cap. A bit  of a glare but I was […]