Thursday, May 9, 2013

Painting Yosemite and the California Coast

Erik Koeppel "The Yosemite Valley" 10 x 14 inches. Oil on panel

Erik Koeppel "Sentinel Rock in Evening Light" 8 x 12 inches. Oil on panel

Erik Koeppel "Giant Sequoia of the Mariposa Grove" 16 x 8 inches. Oil on panel

Erik Koeppel "Halfdome in Morning Light" 9 x 14 inches. Oil on panel

Erik Koeppel "Yosemite Falls" 10 x 8 in. Oil on panel

Erik Koeppel "El Capitan and Bridalveil Falls" 10 x 16 in. Oil on panel

Erik Koeppel, "Morning Big Sur Coast" 7 x 11 in. Oil on panel

Erik Koeppel "Davenport Landing" 7 x 11 in. Oil on panel

Erik Koeppel "Big Sur Coastline" 9 x 14 in. Oil on panel

And the California sketchbook:

Bridalveil Falls

Cliffs at Yosemite

Deer at Yosemite

Giant Sequoia named "Grizzly Giant"


Halfdome from a different spot

Yosemite Valley from Inspiration Point

Another angle on Halfdome

Mirror Lake

Pfieffer Falls, Big Sur

Sentinel Rock

Sentinel Rock

Yosemite Valley

Vernal Falls

Yosemite Falls

Yosemite Valley Labeled

We managed to keep busy!
See a couple more at this link on The PleinAir Convention LINK

Monday, May 6, 2013

Cheap Workshop This Weekend

Erik Koeppel, Claudian Tree
at JacksonArt Studio and Gallery
Fri,-Sun, May 10-12  Friday evening  Erik Koeppel painting demonstration:
6-8:30pm  Saturday & Sunday 9am-4pm   $225

Lauren Sansaricq and I are doing an affordable workshop this weekend on the fundamentals of landscape painting, as summarized in The Claudian Tree!

Find out more on Lauren's blog by clicking here.

Enroll by emailing Melanie at
or calling her at 603.387.3463

Wednesday, May 1, 2013

See my paintings in NYC Armory Spring Show this weekend

The Snow scene on the left is mine. Have a look at a really nice Corot too while you're there!


Thursday, May 2, 2013: 11 am – 7:30 pm
Friday, May 3: 11 am – 9 pm
Saturday, May 4: 11 am – 7:30 pm
Sunday, May 5: 11 am – 6 pm

Park Avenue Armory
643 Park Avenue at 67th Street
New York NY 10065
The Spring Show NYC -- Complimentary Ticket