Thursday, November 17, 2011

Trees and Skies and Bikes

Sue and me at Silverman Gallery
in Spring Green, Wisconsin.
Biking feeds the eyes. A tour of galleries by bike, a trail ride, lots of road -- the head clears, the mind wanders. Some paintings have grown from bike rides. Following are photos I've taken for painting references.

On the way home from
Spring Green,
near North Freedom.
Amish country between
Ontario and LaFarge,

Wow, can't recall where
this was, somewhere
near Poynette?

From the top of Owen
Park Road in
Caledonia Township.

The wetlands off Cascade
Mountain Road
near Portage.

John Muir Park north
of Portage.
Great swim.

A dawn swim at Silver
Lake in Portage,

Off Highway U between
Portage and

The drive down the hill
when leaving home
for a morning bike date.