McLean-McGaw, nationally acclaimed artist and Santa Barbara
native, has been capturing the essence of California and European
landscapes for the past 30 years with her vibrant and sensitive
paintings. Her small format paintings are executed "en
plein air". Larger compositions are created in her studio
utilizing the small plein air paintings as studies recording
her passion for the color and light of of each unique scene.
is well known for her sensitive expressive watercolor landscapes
of California, Hawaii, Italy and France where she travels annually
teaching workshops. She is frequently invited to jury shows
and demonstrate her painting techniques. In addition to major
corporate and private collections, her work has been featured
on magazine covers and won national awards.