Litchfield Beach, SC Plein Air Painting 2021

Our Litchfield Beach Plein Air Painting 2021 trip has come and gone, but trust me – fun was had and good paintings were made. This is our sixth year of gathering to paint together at this most beautiful spot. We rise with the sun each day and painting is our only endeavor. Is there anything…

Thinking of compassion

My friend is a hospice nurse, and I painted her as a goddess. My heart goes out to all the medical professionals that say the final goodbye to their patients. Thank you for your compassion. Here is a little visual story of the painting. Goddess of Compassion

Free Times article about artists during the pandemic.

https://www.postandcourier.com/free-times/news/covid19/columbia-visual-artists-have-time-to-work-in-social-isolation-but-face-uncertain-future/article_583472ee-728b-11ea-891d-47550b9a189d.html?fbclid=IwAR1f6TDBpaziGbbixK_SZ9NjisWeAYbTvDFUeTk1TY0CKTgZmdo7OuWVkCo

Come Out and Paint EDISTO STATE PARK

Hello All!   Here is lots of information on  our upcoming Painting Retreat! Click on Images to Enlarge Here is a link to this PDF Flyer with active links:http://www.michelmcninch.com/images/EdistoFlyerMcNinch.pdfHere is a link to the Park:https://southcarolinaparks.com/edisto-beach March 25, 26, and 27 Check in 4pm Sunday; Check out is 10am Tuesday. (Paint for as long as we want on…

Plein Air Painting – Rainy River Mondays I and II

Nothing feels better to me than being set up outside to paint a beautiful landscape.  Even on rainy days. – Maybe especially on rainy days. Rainy River Monday I, oil, 8×10click to enlarge Rainy River MondayII, oil, 8×10click to enlarge If you would like to join me Plein Air painting, check out this link:  ComeOutAndPaint.comThank…

Plein Air Painting

Traveling through some old photos. Plein Air paintings/September 2017 Litchfield. All are oil on 5×7 masonite panels. So much fun to paint outside.

PHOTOS – Givhans Ferry Jan 28-31, 2018 – Painting Retreat

Am hoping you can help by sending photos of the moon, the neon light necklaces, pouring the paint, the paintings, all of which I missed –  just anything that will help our recollection of a retreat to remember!  If you would like to use some for your blog/website, please let me know.  I will send…

It was initially to be a small event. Well, this thing keeps getting bigger. Now the Mayor is coming! Generates excitement.  It would be great to see some of you there. Fred came by the studios today and said it’s going to be a good party. : ) We are going to light it up.…

2nd Annual Litchfield Beach Paint Out – En Plein Air

It is truly a gift to spend time at the sea with people who love it and each other.  Thinking of old friends and new.  Precious.  We were blessed with beautiful but wildly different weather during our stay.  The ocean and the wildlife were inspiring.Each of us painted to our heart’s content during the day,…