Tag Archives: house

Cabin Porch

12 Sep

Cabin_Porch

The building’s angles are softened by the tree and porch beam shadows. While painting this plein air, I was delighted at the realization that I could see through the window to the window around the corner with a hint of the sun on the porch there.

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Concrete Fence

12 Sep

Concrete_Fence

This guest house along the Coquille River is surrounded by a concrete fence recovered from old Oregon bridge railings. The repetitive fence arches sit well against the repeating rectangle shapes of the Bamboo foliage, house and porch.

Muriel’s Barn

1 Aug

Muriels_Barn

I am sure the farmers had many practical concerns when building their barn and house, especially being in a river valley near the ocean, but the placement of these buildings has a lovely fit with the surrounding landscape.

Kathleen’s Anemones

31 Dec

Kathleens_Anemones

Bright anemones thrive just outside of Kathleen’s studio. The delicate light pink flowers glitter against the weathered wood siding.