Another beautiful summer day, and we headed off to the beach again. Plimmerton is one of those many areas in the Wellington region where only one or two roads goes in and out of the area. So it has a very strong sense of community and identity. When you drive into Plimmerton, with glimpses of the sea and beach beside you, one of the the first things you see are the bright cafes, like Cafe Vella. While everyone swam I took half an hour to do a quick sketch of Cafe Vella, which I painted at home.
Here it is unpainted: