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Carmel Valley beautiful California landscape painting in a contemporary impressionist style.

Carmel Light



36 x 48 in



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Carmel Valley is surrounded by layers of purple mountains that change color as the sun sinks towards the sea. The light in this valley is the epitome of the mystical "California light" that artists always search for. This painting captures the beauty and majesty of this special landscape.

This painting was done on 3/4" canvas, and the piece has been framed in a traditional dark wood 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 havens of nature include backpacking expeditions, rock climbing, and photo safaris.  Hanson's unique painting style has become known as Open Impressionism, which is now taught in art schools around the world. With thousands of collectors eagerly anticipating her work and millions of followers online, Hanson has become an iconic, driving force in the rebirth of contemporary impressionism, and she is quickly recognized as a prolific, modern master.

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