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Gotta Love the Beach

11 monthes ago   |   By Bobbi Heath

Board Girls12"x12" oil on canvas
Above is another in my latest beach series, which will be going to Yarmouth Frame and Gallery for the show opening in June. If I remember correctly, the photo I worked from is from a very hot day at Old Orchard Beach.
Two painters who particularly inspire me to paint people on the beach, are Peggi Kroll Roberts and Alfred Chadbourn. I love the way they abstract reality, and they do it completely differently.
Here's a lovely painting by Peggi, available on her website . I took a wonderful workshop with her a few years ago, and she talked about sitting on the...
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