Ericeira (2021). Watercolor on paper (14×19 in approx).

They say that imitation is the highest form of flattery. I have ‘copied’ this watercolor by my great-grandfather, A. Roque Gameiro, several times. I never met him, but he has been an endless source of inspiration.


Adraga beach

Adraga beach (2021). Watercolor on paper (13×17.5 in).

I’ve lost count of how many times I’ve painted my favorite Portuguese beach, Adraga. Here is a view of the north end of the beach.