Plein Air Painting

For an artist there is nothing like a day at the easel.  Plein Air Painting requires patience and endurance. Unfortunately, some days turn into a “daze”  at the easel!  Kidding aside, I find I go into a place called the “zone” where time has no...
What’s in a painting?

What’s in a painting?

Many people ask me many questions about what it takes to complete a painting.  “What’s in a painting?”  I usually answer 35 years of study, 52 years of focus and some paint and a canvas.  Some paintings take years to complete as I put on a layer and...
Art Humor

Art Humor

Having been in this profession for 35 plus years brings many challenges, especially if you do any plein air work.  Since I love working outdoors, my art humor has developed by leaps and bounds.  I was taking a workshop with a professional artist when she decided to...