Over the mountains and through the woods to Santa Paula.
My friend encouraged me to go to Ojai on Sat. We would go to Santa Paula Airport
on Sunday for their Open House and Paint Out.Santa Paula is a small airport that doesn’t have big time security. How refreshing It seemed like a throw back in time.
It was scary for me because I had never drawn or painted an airplane before. It was a beautiful day and the air seemed filled with excitement.
My friend and I walked around looking at all the planes. Lots of small colorful old and new planes.
I started to paint and needed to measure proportions and look at spaces between
the wings and body of the airplanes. I was painting with watercolor.
My friend was painting in oils. She will have an open studio on April 9 with the Ojai Open Studios. Karen Lewis and Linda Taylor will exhibit their work at Karen’s Studio.It was windy, planes were taking off and people walked by. People had their hangers open for display. It was so