Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Painting Crystal Dolphin November 17, 2016

Painting the Crystal Dolphin Ship with Tilikum Crossing over the Willamette River, November 17, 2016. Nice sunny day in Portland before the Thanksgiving week rains.  John Lehman and Kara Wilde also painted this afternoon. 
Video of Brooks painting Crystal Dolphin
Kara Wilde painting Crystal Dolphin

John Lehman painting Tilikum Crossing

Crystal Dolphin

Brooks' Crystal Dolphin


Monday, November 28, 2016

Dancing Light Ranch Lavender painting November 16, 2016

Dancing Light Ranch Lavender Booth at penultimate Wednesday Farmers Market, November 16, 2016.  Love the lavender products sold at market. This is a do-over seascape becomes market scene.#pleinairpainting #PortlandFarmersMarket John Lehman also painted this market today.


Dancing Light Ranch booth

John Lehman painting Shemanski Fountain.

Shemanski Fountain

Painting of Dancing Ligh Ranch booth by Brooks


Friday, November 18, 2016

International Rose Test Garden Paint out November 10, 2016

International Rose Test Garden - the last paintout for 2016. All the roses have been cut to 18 inches high. There are just a few rose blooms left. The yellow trees are ginkgo in their fall colors. The small white blooms in the middle are "Veterans Honor" rose. Kara Wilde, John Lehman, and Paul Lockhart were also painting the last roses standing.
Paul Lockhart painting Portland with oil pastels

John Lehman with his watercolors.

Paul's oil pastel of Portland

Brooks' "Veteran's Honor Rose"
Kara's oil painting of the last roses.

Kara Wilde with her oil paints.



Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Spring Hill Farms at Wednesday Market November 9, 2016

Spring Hill Farms at Wednesday Market. Cynthia is the worker in blue jacket. There are just a few vegetable vendors left this year. Next Wednesday, November 23rd. is the last market of the year. John Lehman and Paul Lockhart joined me paint the market.

John Lehman painting at market.

Paul Lockhart painting with oil pastels

Paul's oil pastel



Brooks' "Spring Hill Farms"