I've been on the road traveling and painting plein air a lot. So I thought this time I'll share a few thoughts with you about my plein air learnings. (For those of you who are looking for future workshop info, scroll down to the page bottom).
My plein air painting practice started even before I went to art college and continues to date. In my early years, I seemed to be a total loser while painting plein air: no matter how hard I tried to copy Mother Nature, my painted scenes were never as good as the real ones! Very frustrating!
Decades passed. During these years, I've finally learned a few dos and don'ts regarding working in plein air: