Booth Number: 201
Location: Escondido, CA
About the Artist:
Luminous artist McPherson is a member of the Oil Painters of America, San Diego Visual Artist Guild and the American Society of Botanical Artists. Darrel paints in the mode of the impressionists in traditional California style landscapes. Darrel paints the inland lakes and trails such as Lake Hodges and Lake Dixon as well as the Pacific coastal areas
Darrel started painting back in the sixties under the guidance of Robert Thomas, iconic painter and collector. Darrel’s early work fused abstract with spiritual themes in the symbolist manner. He continued painting under the direction of Mr. Thomas at Indiana University and later studied art in Tennessee at the University of Memphis. While in Memphis Darrel painted weekly with John Torina (Memphis College of Art), Tom Foster and other Memphian impressionists.