I wanted to show how green the jungle landscape is near the equator. On the island of Ofu in American Samoa the roads are made with sand and the pace of life is about as relaxed as it gets. The airport is closed so visiting Ofu requires taking a ferry, if they are running, from Tau.
Setting up at the Goat Island Cafe at Sadie's by the Sea today gave me a chance to meet people who wandered in for lunch. I'll be back at the library tomorrow.
Starting a painting goes quickly to lay out the shadows, just as I was finishing the first coat Silva stopped by and asked;
"Is it finished?"