Erik Anderson

Fine Artist • Haberdasher

Lakeside Daisies

Yesterday we had lots of plein air painters join The Group, after we were rained/chilled out last week for painting. We all went to the Lakeside Daisy State Nature Preserve in Marblehead, Ohio. What a wonderful flower in a beautiful setting–it was so picturesque. Here […]

April Plein Air in the Orchard

Today is about the third warm day we’ve had in 2019….and it happened to be on a Monday (what, no rain today?) so I went out to paint en plein air. Today Mark DeLong and I went to Bergman’s Orchard/Farm Market in Marblehead, Ohio. The […]

It’s Finally Plein Air Time Again!

Spring has finally sprung here in Northern Ohio, after a long winter. I made it out painting for the first time yesterday and it felt great to be out in the fresh air with the oil paints again! A couple of us went and painted […]

Early Autumn Plein Air with The Group

Early autumn has brought some beautiful plein air painting days with The Group. Here are several of my works from Huron, Mullberry Creek, Lakeside, Quarry Hill Orchards & Twin Oast Brewery.

Hoods Up!

After returning from Latvia and starting to get the business back in order, I was asked to paint a piece and donate it for the Hoods Up event, with all proceeds from the event going to the Greater Port Clinton Area Arts Council–what a wonderful […]

European Plein Air Adventures

In August I had the pleasure of traveling, for the second time, back to my motherland/fatherland of Latvia. It was a wonderful trip filled with family, friends and amazing adventures. In fact, I was lucky enough to come across a family member with oil paints […]

Plein Air 2018

It’s another great summer of plein air painting, capturing some beautiful days in picturesque Ohio. Howell’s Farm was a beautiful scene and a favorite spot. It doesn’t get any better than the farmer picking peppers and the farm dog running around while you’re painting!