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Where to buy California desert impressionism paintings online by Erin Hanson

Amber Dawn



12 x 12 in


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Amber golden light spills onto this California desert landscape. The soft lavender shadows are cool against the early warmth of dawn. The impressionistic brush strokes are loose and painterly, alive with vivid color and natural motion.

This painting was done on 3/4"-deep stretched canvas. It has been framed in a classic plein air frame. Read more about the painting's details here.


ERIN HANSON is a life-long painter, beginning her study of oils as a young child.  Her passion for natural beauty is seen in her work as she transforms vistas familiar and rare into stunning interpretations of bold color, playful rhythms and raw emotional impact. Her frequent forays into National Parks and other recesses of nature include backpacking expeditions, rock climbing, and photo safaris.  Hanson's unique painting style has become known as Open Impressionism, with hundreds of collectors eagerly anticipating her work.  As an iconic, driving force in the rebirth of contemporary impressionism, Hanson is quickly recognized as a prolific, modern master.

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