Springtime Still Life Paintings~ A Gardener’s Medley

Posted by on Feb 19, 2016 in Process, Still Life Painting
Springtime Still Life Paintings~ A Gardener’s  Medley

~ The Backstory As a visual artist, I appreciate looking at things, particularly old, used, abandoned things. I collect objects that I can’t resist for paintings. And I compile useful accompaniments for the irresistible painting objects I’ve acquired. This is a peculiar activity for a person who hates clutter. Nonetheless, my fascination in chronicling visual […]

Evoking the Mood of Autumn

Posted by on Nov 17, 2014 in Still Life Painting
Evoking the Mood of Autumn

~ Light, dry, colorful, transitory–Autumn enchants the spirit and sparks an elevated state of awareness. I’ve tried to highlight these characteristics by design choices made in the painting, Hues of Autumn. The selected objects have an obvious connection to the theme but the selection of abstract design elements is to me, the more subtle and […]