Author Archives: mariko

Black Phoebe

I love this little bird. After I painted this bird and stump, my brush stopped. I left this painting on a shelf, and had looked at the painting every day. One early morning I was watching outside: small bits of … Continue reading

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Happy Spring

I painted this “Happy Spring” in the last month, January. We had unbelievable warm weather. It got over 80°F in winter!! It was so warm and made us cheerful, but now we got very cold weather. I feel so happy … Continue reading

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Peace at Jug Handle State Park

Happy Thanksgiving day!! In Japan we don’t have  Thanksgiving day. But we have national holidays in November. One of them is Culture Day on November 3rd.  Culture Day is a national holiday when people are encouraged to love freedom and … Continue reading

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Three House with Wildflowers

This location is in Mendocino Village in CA. We used to live the house on the left. The house on the right is Blair House. The house was used for filming “Murder she wrote”, which is an American crime drama … Continue reading

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Iris on the Cliff

It’s a Wildflowers season in Mendocino coast, CA. Flowers are blooming everywhere. I love any kind of Iris. But Douglas Iris matches to this scene, isn’t it?

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