It's never too early to think about Christmas! Although I'm not thinking about it much myself yet, I have some time this week to get a head start on some fall projects before flying out for the Grand Canyon Celebration of Art. One of my fall projects is always the next year's calendar. I like to get it done well before Christmas so folks can have plenty of time to order. Trina and I spent the last couple of days selecting images, and now I'm proud to say the project is complete. You can see a preview and order the 2013 Michael Chesley Johnson Calendar here.
We picked 13 images from our time in the Southwest and in the Canadian Maritimes. Here is a sample image, a nice pastel I did of water pouring over a dam in the springtime: