There are a lot less bugs when you are painting within the city limits, which is a nice change from up in Parry Sound when I went a couple of weeks ago (The horseflies are vicious!). Nothing this time save for the occasional determined housefly zipping right into my face.
Saturday, July 30, 2011
Don River Boulevard
I still have a lot to learn about plain air painting...like, bring suntan lotion. I went down into Don River Boulevard this morning to practice my outdoor painting skills. It's like this mysterious neighbourhood that you would never expect to exist just a little away from under the Sheppard bridge. There are a number of mansions and interesting homes lined along the short bit of road which then turns into bike paths and forests. I wonder what it must be like to live there at night.