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Laguna Beach Magazine ~ Outdoor Homage ~ April 29,2016

  She calls it the “Quest.” Local artist Fitz Maurice is on a mission to paint in every one of the country’s 59 national parks and capture the essence of each on canvas. She started in March 2012—committing to the venture full time on May 1, 2015—and so far, she’s painted more than 20. “The…

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FITZ and Saguaro with Muscles !

FITZ Maurice with Saguaro cactus in Saguaro National Park, Arizona   This Saguaro stands about 70 ft. tall and weights in at several tons ! They are the largest cactus in the United States. Look at those huge arms and they are covered with 2 inch spines on their ribs ! It can be a…

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STORIES FROM THE WOODS XXI ~ STUNEWSLAGUNA.com

Editor. Note: Artist Fitz Maurice has set out to paint live at all of the US national parks. She will be submitting her stories from the road to StuNewsLaguna from time to time. Recent painting, “ONCE” has an ancient connection Story and photos by FITZ MAURICE While on the quest – exploring the vast desert…

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STORIES FROM THE WOODS XX ~ STUNEWSLAGUNA.com

Front Page ~ April 1, 2016 Editor. Note: Artist Fitz Maurice has set out to paint live at all of the US National Parks. She will be submitting her stories from the road to StuNewsLaguna from time to time. From Joshua Tree National Park, Fitz Maurice paints the iconic Mojave Desert Tree of Life Story…

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STORIES FROM THE WOODS XIX ~ Stunewslaguna.com

FRONT PAGE – Editor. Note: Artist Fitz Maurice has set out to paint live at all of the US National Parks. She will be submitting her stories from the road to StuNewsLaguna from time to time. Fitz’s quest on her national park adventure: Joshua Tree National Park, and the Joshua Tree of Life By FITZ…

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Grand Opening ~ Main Beach Fine Art ~ Laguna Beach

 “FOREVER” 5′ Oil on Canvas ~ 21st Century Art GRAND OPENING ~ Artist FITZ Maurice with International Designer Roberto Pellecchia Artist and Art Collectors Laurie Brooks and Karen Alonge with ~  “REFLECTION” 4′ Oil on Canvas   Artist and Art Collector Avram Grossman with ~  ” FOCUS ” Oil on Canvas Exciting to have 2…

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GRAND OPENING ~ MAIN BEACH FINE ART

FITZ Maurice ~ ILLUMINISM ~ 21st Century Oil Paintings This Thursday, March 10 ( 5 to 8pm ) 206 North Coast Hwy. Laguna Beach, Ca. FITZ Maurice will be flying in from the QUEST for this opening reception ! New Fine Art Gallery in North Laguna Beach ~ FITZ Maurice, Nick Hernandez,Victoria Moore, Casey Parlette,…

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Stories from the Woods: Mojave Desert Animals~ FRONT PAGE NEWS

Editor. Note: Artist Fitz Maurice has set out to paint live at all of the US National Parks. She will be submitting her stories from the road to StuNewsLaguna from time to time. Mojave Desert Animals ~ Story and photos by FITZ MAURICE Did you know that wild burros are out roaming the Mojave Desert? A wrangler…

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STORIES FROM THE WOODS XVIII ~ Mojave Desert Animals

       As hungry as this Desert Coyote looks – it is best not to feed him ! Recently, I had learned that people feeding them causes them to become increasingly dependent on man. Coyotes hunt day and night and will eat just about anything. Your trash and the fruit you are growing is…

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I’m on the QUEST – Far Out in the Mojave Desert !

FITZ painting “live” in Joshua Tree National Park I’m on the QUEST – So Far Out in the Mojave Desert that there isn’t even a Walmart ! They call me up and offer to exhibit my paintings in their 2 NEW Fine Art Galleries in Laguna Beach with Great Addresses ! My 30 year friend…

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