Robin Purcell

Artist Bio

California has always been a mythic land of sunshine that stirred my imagination. A fortunate set of influences helped me arrive at my own style of interpreting the California Landscape. I was probably permanently warped by doing paint by numbers as a child. I fell hard for the work of the early California Impressionists, particularly Granville Redmond and William Wendt. Their work helped me to see the landscape as shapes. It is much easier for me to control hard edges with watercolor while painting outdoors. These factors led me to develop a style that simplifies what I see and organizes it into shimmering patches of color. I am a Plein Air Painter who goes outside to see colors and shapes from life so that I can change them in ways feel true to me and express my personal artistic vision.

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Day One

Name:Day One
Medium:Watercolor
Size:11x14
Price:$1250

Day Two

Name:Day Two
Medium:Watercolor
Size:10x16
Price:$1250

Day Three

Name:Day Three
Medium:Watercolor
Size:14x14
Price:$1450