Just after arrival, I snuck this one in just before setting up camp. And the voices chimed in as I painted. “I’m just a bump on a log” and “I’m just a bird on a rock”, and “I’m just a blade of grass in the wind”. Yeah, me too, I thought. But “I’m hungry” is all that I said.
Artwork Title: "Right Before Dinner"
Original Size: 20" x 16"
Medium: Acrylic on Canvas
Year Painted: 2020
Additional Artwork Information:
Method: Plein Air
Date Painted: 08/04/2020
Region: Northern California > The California Coast > Humboldt
Travel Logistics: Backpacking with Too Much Gear
Miles Hiked: Less than 1 Mile
Vehicular Logistics: Extra Vehicular Assistance Needed
Extra-Vehicular Requirements: Accessed by Small Airplane, Drop Off Required
Botanical Hazards: Some Poison Oak Observed
Biological Hazards: Bears on the Beach!, High Grass- Tick Country!
Anthropological Hazards: Surfers Are The Worst
Weather Logistics: Painted in Heavy Winds, Painted in Full Sun with no Shade
Tags: DRIFTWOOD, ROCKS, POINT BREAKS, BIRDS, DRY GRASS, EVENING LIGHT, LOOKING BACK TOWARD LAND, RIGHTS