Color affects everything! My work is about color relationships and the energy that color can generate...paintings on silk and on canvas
Tuesday, April 27, 2010
Progression of Ancient Land
Oil painting from photo I took while visiting Terryl's property in Snowflake, AZ. Evidence remains of flint napping activity on this high ledge with excellent viewing. 28x22, first sketch in oils
Second attempt on this painting
How the painting exists now. Perhaps more detailed now...maybe more "finished looking" but I somehow get more excited over abstraction and I can't seem to do the best abstractions from photos. Yet I'm certain my photos, my looking at the world around me, and my abstractions are all coming from ... "me".
Started hanging the showing in my studio, grouping together paintings to make conversations. Hardly noticed the snow swirling in the dark skies...I was so engrossed, but exhausted tonight. Ah, sleep...