Studio Locations


Donna's Studio
Paseo de Guayabitos, (just off the main street, beside the Oxxo, near Teriyaki Alex )
Rincon de Guayabitos, Riviera Nayarit, Mexico

Galeria San Francisco
#1 Calle San Francisco, San Miguel de Allende, GTO., Mexico

tel: (cell) 045 322 888 7219

Friday, May 25, 2012

El Chorro plein air 28 June 2012

El Chorro Monday 28th of May 9:00 til 12:00 pm
We're going to meet at the end of Barranca which becomes  calle El Chorro  near the church but before it descends down to the level of the cultural center. Try to be there at 9:00 am. I haven't a definite scene in mind we'll look around with our view finders from that location. Don't forget your camera, hat, water ,snacks etc. let me know if you don't understand the location. See you there!

The following week  Mon . June 4th plein air -a landscape just north of Atotonilco ....afternoon Meet at the gallery 1:15pm , We'll be sharing rides so let me know for sure if you'll be coming. Donna

 Some Photos from the studio and on location ;

Gretchen and Lee watercolors, and Silver at the easel
Walking home from last weeks plein air along Aparicio with Gretchen and Elaine
Foregrd Gretchen, Elaine , Gary & Tom backgrd. At Church San Jose de la Montana San Miguel

Thursday, May 17, 2012

Monday Afternoon May21st /12 Plein Air

Entrance to The San Jose Church on Cuesta de San Jose......what you don't see is the street all torn up! Oh well, inside the church yard it will be  tranquil with many opportunities to paint in the shade. It ought to be fun .
We'll meet there at 1:30. Bring a sunhat, water , snacks etc. Don't forget your camera!
This little church is located just above Calle Montitlan on the edge of Col. Balcones
 Note 1:30pm Monday  instead of 9:00am Just this time.Unless posted otherwise. Donna

Friday, May 11, 2012

May paintings and plein air for Monday, May 14 2012

Tom's plein air from Casa Capricho 9 x 12 oil A charming view!

From Casa Capricho  -Donna's  " Rooftop view " 10 x 8" Oil  This is a great, elegant home, so many views to paint . This was our 2nd plein air here . Everyone did well.

Here's our last painting location in the countryside just north of Atotonilco.
And below my watercolor from that location 11 x 15" 

Monday May 14th 2012 plein air  on Sollano near Juarez park. 

There is shade on one side of Sollano almost in front of Toller Cranston's casa. Meet there at 9:00 am. Don't forget your camera!  A hat, water, snacks - and your paints of course! See you soon Donna

May 11 2012 A few new oils for May

El Fuente at Hospicio in San Miguel 9 x 12" oil - a pretty morning when the purple Jacaranda were bloomimg.
"Casa Azul" 8 x 10 " oil -  a sweet little place up on Cruz del pueblo

Bajando Cruz del Pueblo 9 x12" oil  -from one of our plein air painting sessions on the Feb 2012 workshop. I'm starting to get caught up again now that is tranquilo here in May.