While painting this seascape, I was halfway through the painting when the storm clouds rolled over us with 40 mile an hour winds.
I had to pack up everything and finish the painting back at the apartment.
Rough Waves At Coquina 2014 Acrylic on canvas 9x12
A beautiful windy day at Coquina Beach. The surf was rough and the sky was beautiful. The clouds moved rapidly across the sky.
Storm Clouds At Siesta Key 014 Acrylic on canvas 12x12
An overcast day at the beach but the sun popped in and out so the colors were pure and then muted
The Perfect Day 2014 Acrylic on linen 8x10
This turned out to be the perfect day for painting, beautiful clouds ocean and surf.
I spent 8 days in Sarasota and half the time were storms.
The Pastel Colors of Mederia Beach 2014 Pastel on paper 8x10
I traveled up to Saint Petersburg
to do a pastel. It was totally overcast but the colors were all there, just muted.
Manasota Beach 2014 Pastel on paper 8x10
My last day was a beautiful crisp cold day. The colors of the sky and ocean were pure. Especially the salmon color in the sky.