Richard Robinson's Blog – April 2012 Archive (6)

American Adventure Video

Hi guys, I'm in transit at the moment - stuck in Melbourne Australia because my plane to New Zealand got cancelled due to fog. Such is life. Thought I'd use the spare time to make this highlights video for you of my adventures in the US. I apologise for the shaky camera - it's all shot on the iphone because I didn't want to take my proper video camera with me. Still, there are some great memories in there.

Really looking forward to getting…


Added by Richard Robinson on April 22, 2012 at 11:31 — 9 Comments


The adventure continues…

I survived the 5 hour drive from Vegas to the Grand Canyon. Not much to say about that big old barren landscape except that I really wouldn't want to be doing it on a horse. Stopped off at Hoover Dam which was a pretty awesome testament to human engineering.…


Added by Richard Robinson on April 19, 2012 at 14:22 — 7 Comments

Leaving Las Vegas

"Painting at Bonnie Springs" 10x8" Oil on Canvas by Richard Robinson

Today was the last day of the Plein Air Painting Conference in Las Vegas. We all painted at…


Added by Richard Robinson on April 16, 2012 at 14:00 — 7 Comments

Second day painting in Vegas

"Red Rock Canyon" 10x8" Oil on Canvasboard by Richard Robinson

The scene. Again, being close to tall mountains their shadows move very quickly so it was important to get the blockin done as quickly as possible...…


Added by Richard Robinson on April 12, 2012 at 12:41 — 9 Comments

PAINTING in Vegas!

"Mt Wilson, Las Vegas" 10x8" Oil on Canvasboard.

FINALLY got my baggage from the airline with all my paints and easel safe and sound. God bless the GPS. I will write a ballad and a sonnet for the GPS when I get some spare…


Added by Richard Robinson on April 11, 2012 at 15:51 — 3 Comments

Getting to Vegas

I'm on my way to Las Vegas to speak at the Plein Air Painting Convention...

New Zealand slips back over the horizon on my way to Australia -> LA-> Las Vegas.



Added by Richard Robinson on April 10, 2012 at 3:52 — 14 Comments


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