When I was a teenager the song California Dreaming by the Mamas and the Papas was very popular. It was a place that I always wanted to visit.
Last year, my husband and I drove across the United States and got to spend some time in Sequoia, Yosemite, and drove along the coastal highway. The scenery was everything I had dreamed about and then some. We definitely want to return again.
Here are three pieces of my work that were inspired by that trip.