Plein air France

Plein Air France: from 1990-1998 I did 7 years of painting in France covering the Bourgogne, Loire Valley, Seine, Monet Garden and Brittany France

Au Soleil, In the Sun 18x24 plein air oil from the private collection of the Artist

Plein Air France

By Deborah Chapin | Jul 16, 2019
Abstract Marine Original Paintings: Les Vagues, 21x34, plein air oil by Deborah Chapin

Les Vagues (the waves)-abstract marine art- waterscape- Deborah Chapin

By Deborah Chapin | Jun 6, 2019

This abstract marine art painting was painted on location is a large plein air oil.   The subject is a large abstract marine art or waterscape.   A short video was filmed while I was painting in Brittany doing this 21×34 oil painting on linen canvas.

Abstract Marine, Original Oil Paintings Archives. vagues contra les roches, abstract marine, Deborah Chapin

Abstract Marine Painting, Vagues contra les Roches, Chapin

By Deborah Chapin | Apr 3, 2019

 writeup Vagues contra les Roches (Wave Against the Rocks) is a pure abstract marine plein air painting, painted on location (plein air) in Brittany France.  I did over 50 paintings in this particular section of the coast line.   Pieces ranged from small to large over a period of five years in France.   Among other coastal…

Plein air oil painting, After the Storm, Brittany, by Deborah Chapin

By Deborah Chapin | Apr 3, 2019

writeup After the Storm, is a 21×34, plein air oil painting by Deborah Chapin, painted on the Brittany Coast.   The tide went out miles in this harbor leaving mud flat, hills and rivers the kids used to enjoy the shallow end of the pools while the tide was out just as they have been for…

Discoveries on the Beach Paintings on Canvas, 21x34 plein air oil Deborah Chapin

Original Oil Paintings on Canvas, Discoveries on the Beach, 21×34

By Deborah Chapin | Apr 3, 2019

writeup The original oil paintings on canvas was painted on location in Brittany.  I focused on the fresh water run offs in my beach painting that was the design elements for the subject.  Kids were everywhere so I just returned when they were about and added to the scene.  This piece was exhibited in a…

Private Collection, Sold Original Oil Paintings Archives. Morning Mist, 12x16 plein air oil, Brittany series, Deborah Chapin. Exhibited at National Arts Club

Oil Painting Demonstration Videos, Surf Deborah Chapin Gallery

By Deborah Chapin | Jun 4, 2015

video on plein air painting This piece was filmed in execution, a curious nordic type stood on one of the rocks behind me the entire time was painting this in 40 degree weather, and he’d been swimming… I’m wearing wool hats and windbreakers over sweaters and he’s standing there in his swimsuit and cap. Just…

Au Soleil, In the Sun 18x24 plein air oil from the private collection of the Artist

Plein air Painting, Au Soleil, Painting, Abstract marine

By Deborah Chapin | Jun 5, 2014

writeup Painted on location (en plein air) this plein air painting is an abstract marine of surf, sunlight and rocks. I stood and the bottom of this cliff in a hollow knowing it would be a little wet because I was fascinated with the dancing lights of the surf. I had to work quickly to…

Meanders of the Sea, painted on location, Brittany France, Deborah Chapin

Meanders of Sea 1, coastal painting, art, painting on location

By Deborah Chapin | May 18, 2014

writeup Meanders of Sea 1, coastal painting, art, painting on location A Coastal Painting , Meanders of the Sea 1 is a 20×30 plein air oil, painted in Brittany.  This piece is part of a series of oil paintings on the meanderings of the tide coming in on the mud flats very early morning from one particular spot.…