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Orange County Grand Canyon

Orange County Grand Canyon

Dave Thibault
12 x 16 x 0.25 in., oil on archival linen hardboard

This is a scene in from an area called The Sinks.  It is informally known as "Orange County's Grand Canyon."  It is a giant sinkhole formed in Limestone Canyon, part of Orange County Parks, east of Irvine, CA. I volunteer for the Irvine Ranch Conservancy as a trail guide to help guide hiking and painting tours of the area.  I have been itching to paint this scene at sunset since I first saw it.  I love the vast expanse that opens up in front of you, the dramatic rock faces, and the warm glow of the golden hours light in this scene. This is a very special place. I hope you enjoy it as much as I enjoyed painting it!

Orange County Grand Canyon

$ 695