Galen Wolf & Family

Young Coastside artist Galen Wolf (at far left, cranking up the machine) with his family in front of their home in downtown Half Moon Bay, circa 1912.

Trudi remembers: “Linked onto your site while searching for info on Galen Wolf. He was a dear family
friend. As a child I remember driving over on 92 to visit this kind man. We would
bring him Neopolitan icecream and I loved how his studio smelled of paint and
canvas. We’d play in the creek behind his house while the adults visited. It was

This unsigned watercolor of Devil’s Slide was painted by Galen Wolf or one of his students.