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Farm drainage ditch: 45.8, -122.8

watercolor painting of a Farm Ditch Along East Honeyman Road

Farm Drainage Ditch: 45.8, -122.8
7.5in x 9.5in / Watercolor & Ink
February, 2018

    Story: One of many farm ditches near Scappoose. This one is along East Honeyman Road.

 

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Ephemeral pond along Johnson’s Landing Road

Watercolor of Ephemeral Pond Along Johnsons Landing Road



Ephemeral pond along Johnson’s Landing Road, Scappoose, Oregon
8in x 10in / Watercolor & Ink
February, 2018

    Story: Scappoose would be mostly wetlands if it was not for the dike along Multnoma Channel. Durning the rainy season (Oct-July) many fields turn into ponds; a boon to migrating waterbirds.

 

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Along the dike, near Scappoose

Along the dike near scappoose oregon


Along the dike, near Scappoose
7.5in x 9.5in / Watercolor & Ink
Sat 10 February, 2018

    Story: It’s wintertime along the channel. The nature-made channel runs parallel to the Columbia River from Portland to St. Helens, Oregon. The vantage point is just east of Scappoose, along Dike Road; looking south from Lat. 45.7, Long. -122.8.

 

All content © copyright 2005-2018, Michael J. Liebhaber

Along Multnomah Channel

 Multnomah Channel View

    Along Multnomah Channel
    7.75in x 9.5in / Watercolor & Ink
    Sat 10 February, 2018

    Story: It’s wintertime along the channel. The nature-made channel runs parallel to the Columbia River from Portland to St. Helens, Oregon. The vantage point is just east of Scappoose, along Dike Road; looking south from Lat. 45.7, Long. -122.8.

 

All content © copyright 2005-2018, Michael J. Liebhaber

New Watercolor – St Johns Bridge, Portland, Oregon

My latest Watercolor in my Portland Landmarks series – St Johns Bridge. It spans the Willamette River in North Portland.

St Johns Bridge, Portland, OR (Michael Liebhaber, Watercolor & Ink, 11x14 in., 2016)

St Johns Bridge, Portland, OR (Michael Liebhaber, Watercolor & Ink, 11×14 in., 2016)

My harshest critic

I am taking a break – I was working on my Portland-area Landmarks watercolors most of the day today. The list of paintings in this series in below. They will all be 11×14 inches.

Foxy looking at burnside bridge 450

We’re checking my progress on the Burnside Bridge.

It’s one of the many bridges over the Willamette River that connect east and west Portland. East Portland is pictured. Downtown (west) Portland was behind me as I sketched.


Watercolors in the Portland Landmarks series:

Burnside Bridge
Portland Outdoor Store
Portland Theater Sign
Powells Books
St Johns Bridge
Voodoo Doughnuts
Downtown Portland from Burnside Bridge