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The blog serves as a collection space for a variety of musings and observations of the world around us...through the use of sketches, drawings, photos, images and videos...intended to be shared and to stimulate thoughts, ideas and inspirations...douglas wittnebel

Friday, August 19, 2011

Wailoa Mission House painting

Had no idea at the time of my visit in Hanalei, but have later learned that this large roofed house was the 1837 home of the early Christian missionaries, Abner and Lucy Wilcox. Now a landmark, and restored in 1921 and listed on the National Register of Historic Places, reflects the southern roots of its architect, the Reverend William Alexander of Kentucky.  Imagine that, southern roots of architecture design on the island of Kauai...

Painting done with sketchbook pro on the iPad tablet with stylus...






Monday, August 15, 2011

Kauai, Hawaii, palm trees and sky...


A painterly view of the palm trees and the culmulus clouds above the Bay in Kalapaki, close to Lihue, Kauai, Hawaii...

Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Napa at Noon completed...

Napa at Noon was completed some time ago and finally surfaced on the tablet for a posting to the blog...

Grand Canyon Sketches 2009

Grand Canyon Sketches 2009
a selection of sketches from the Grand Canyon