This painting was inspired by a fantastic cobalt blue door on the steps leading to the Casco Antiguo in Altea, Spain. I walk here once a week to paint the different light that Altea is known for. It is painted with transparent watercolors on 240# paper. 

- Lanie Widmar

La Puerta Azul

Watercolor painting on paper

Ready to frame

Signed on front

20" h x 16" w 
0 lbs. 1 oz.



Lanie Widmar
Altea la Vieja, Spain

Getting to Know Lanie

Lanie Widmar paints realistic abstracts of landscapes, ranging from European and South American villages to the plains of her native southwestern home. Using just enough pictorial imagery to suggest reality, she strives to portray the essence of a scene, allowing the viewer to participate with his or her imagination. Lanie’s process involves photographing, sketching and painting studies en plein air. She loves to travel and is an enthusiastic belly dancer.