Tag: Southwest Landscape

Desert Plein Aire Painting at Saguaro Monument East, Tucson


Long vistas and prickly saguaro friends are very appealing on one of my recent excursions to the far east side of Tucson, Arizona. The winter weather has been cooperating well – gorgeous sunny days, not too warm or cold. Makes for a great excuse to get out there and enjoy the desert and work from life.


The light on the saguaros becomes an integral part of the composition in my 14 x 11″ study in oil below:


and will become information for a larger studio piece coming up.