There is always the preliminary walk-about, looking for the best spot, then the set up of easels and supplies.
This day was not too hot, so I didn't need to hide myself in the shade. I chose a spot at the base of a hill.
I had painted this view before, in pastel. This time I wanted to try oil paint. The clouds were moving quickly that day, so I did two paintings!
Touched by Gold (top)
Time to Dream (bottom)
Each are 6x8, oil