Tag Archives: Painting

Leave a Little Window Open: a Breeze Will Wake You.

“Every morning, even before I open my eyes, I know I am in my bedroom and my bed. But if I go to sleep after lunch in the room where I work, sometimes I wake up with a feeling of … Continue reading

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Vibrations of Line and Color Inspired by Kandinsky

  Last week I made two rough studies on 140 lb watercolor paper to choose the pallet. Narrowing the colors down orange, yellow, brown and violet oxides with some permanent violet dark and burnt orange and black and white for shading. For the final … Continue reading

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Brush and Color Play

Ink and Acrylic on sketch paper Acrylic on 140 lb cold press water color paper Acrylic on 140 lb paper.

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2 Color Experiments with Acrylic Paints

I have been acquiring and experimenting with acrylic colors over the last 2 months. These 2 pieces represent my most successful work at this point.  On black illustration board 18″x 20″ O On canvas 9″x 12″

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Georgia O’Keeffe Talks About Art and Being an Artist.

Georgia O’Keeffe was such a simple beautiful individual. Her images are full of life and nature and glory of being. I love the genuinely innocent way she talks about her work. She was able to keep her childlike nature throughout … Continue reading

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Self-Portrait in a Convex Mirror

Self-Portrait in a Convex Mirror by Parmigianino John Ashbery studied this picture and wrote his thoughts into a poetic meditation on art and life as an explorer of human experience in the the world. The poem is easily as fascinating … Continue reading

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Abstraction II:The Eloquence of Silence and Unimportant Details

“It is completely unimportant. That is why it is so interesting.”– Agatha Christie Miró‘s Search for Mute Music Miró refused to comment, despite the heated debate that was going on. Max Ernst grabbed a coil of rope, while others pinioned … Continue reading

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