Diana's Painting Journal

Art in Atenas - Second Show

The Atenas Painters Association is holding its second show this weekend at Hotel Colinas del Sol, Calle Boqueron, Atenas, Costa Rica. Hours: Saturday, August 27, 2-7pm. Sunday, August 28, 2-5pm.  This show is being held in memory of Gordon Balter, our friend and neighbor who believed there…(continue reading)

2016 - A New Year

Another year has passed so fast and here we are in a brand new year. Although I haven't posted many of my new paintings here, I plan to do so very soon. I have three new paintings to post - a pig, a goat and a young calf...(continue reading)


"Tranquilo" is finished at last. I will let it sit for a couple of weeks and then varnish it. This gallery wrapped canvas has sides that are two inches deep so I carried over the grasses, sky, cow and tree leaves around to the sides. On one side, I painted a cattle egret. Here in Costa Rica they follow...(continue reading)