Plein Air Painting Demo at Crystal Cove Beach Cottages

Plein Air Painting Demonstration contributed by artist J. R. Byrne -

Set up with Cigar Box Easel At Historical Crystal Cove Beach Cottages District, on the front deck of the "Beaches Cottage" (from the Bette Midler movie "Beaches").

A quick sketch, working out the composition. Capturing the colors of the sunlit waves, sand, and sunbathers.

Resulting work capturing the playful energy of the day painted "en plein aire".

Contributed by artist J. R. Byrne -