Thursday, October 19, 2017

Painting in the rain in Portland, October 19, 2017

Painting in the rain with Kara Wilde and John Lehman. Rain, rain, rain and more rain. As the rain increased the Hawthorne Bridge gradually disappeared from view. 
Kara Wilde and John Lehman

Kara's painting of Hawthorne Bridge

Poet's Beach is near by.

Autumn colors everywhere

Brooks' painting and Hawthorne Bridge

Brooks painting in the rain

Brooks' painting of Hawthorne Bridge

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Painting Red Maple on Portland State Campus, October 18, 2017

Painting the red maple on PSU campus today with Kara Wilde and John Lehman. protesters were there to draw attention to the live organ harvesting going on in China. Yiikes.
Kara Wilde
John Lehman and Kara Wilde

Brooks in fall colors

Video of Brooks painting the Red Maple

Brooks' painting of the Red Maple

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Painting Sellwood Bridge October 17, 2017

@pleinairpainting  Painting Sellwood Bridge today with Paul Lockhart, Debora Renard on the cloudy windy day. The rain held off thill after we left, but everyone's easel got blown over at least once. Full body contact plein air painting. 
Debora Renard

Paul Lockhart

Paul's beautiful oil pastel

John Lehman and Paul Lockhart

Sellwood Bridge

Brooks' Sellwood Bridge painting

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Painting Pumpkins at New Seasons Slabtown October 5th, 2017

Painting pumpkins at New Seasons Slabtown with Paul Lockhart, John Lehman, and Sharon Kassakian. Very sunny. We are ready for a few cloudy days in Portland. 
New Seasons Slabtown pumpkins 
Paul and Sharon hard at work
Brooks' painting

Sharon and painting

Paul and oil pastel

Brooks' pumpkins

John and Paul at New Seasons