Vineyards in the area stretch across several hills and provide a very nice vista.
It is no wonder the painters came here to paint.
It was a cool day and Sharyn was wearing her really great black coat.
The front porch with a very nice view had a rustic look.
Inside the main building the paintings were hung and it was a beautiful show.
Even the view out of the room looked like a framed painting.
I didn't see one painting I wouldn't love to have in my home...
Jaqueline Lukowski who I had the pleasure of meeting for a second time in Creswell at that paintout (the first was at a Hendricks Park paintout) caught the texture of the scenery as a patchwork of subtle colors lightened or darkened by the light.
I did venture outside for a few pictures and liked the curve of the drive into the vineyard...
... the clock tower and ...
... the Sylvan Ridge sign above the door.
There were a few flowers still blooming and ...
...a few already open.
I like the Beech Trees very much and how they played against the background.
The filtered light was perfect for a picture down to ward Briggs Road and the hill across the way.
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Quote of the Day -
For my part I know nothing with any certainty, but the sight of the stars makes me dream. ~ Vincent Van Gogh