Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens- "Great Lawn 1"

Painted at the "Plein Air Painting at the Gardens Summer 2010" event today in Boothbay.  Beautiful day!  Low eighties with a breeze...talked with lots of garden and art enthusiasts.  Painted a fairly large canvas 12 x 30 started at 2 pm and finished at 5:15.  There will be a show and sale at CMBG of works painted by the many artists at the gardens from July 18-25 with 30% of sales going to benefit the gardens, a reception will be held on July 19 from 5-7 pm.  An old friend from Portland School of Art, Richard Abbott, was showing and selling his beautiful cast cement garden sculptures at the garden today as well, his website is

"CMBG Great Lawn 1" acrylic on canvas, 12 x 30