What is an abstract expression? Isn’t all art on some level an abstraction of the artists experience with the subject no matter how they decide to represent it? What I find compelling about Abstract Expressionism is the energy and spirit. Perhaps that was the underlying strength tipping this movement. An article in New York Art […]
To all the creators in the world…keep on creating and loving what you do!
I suppose every attempted painting calls for getting personal. For me it’s always tied to my own life journey and in some way sharing something about myself in the context of a moment. I don’t always recognize the connection but it’s usually there if I take time to step back and reflect. And to take […]
Plein-air painting is one of the most challenging things I have engaged in creatively speaking. For me it’s a constant journey into the beauty of the unknown. This begins with the adventure to new locations and extends all the way down to finding a scene and picking up the paintbrush to being the conversation of […]
After 3 hours of working on a landscape painting no one wants to be faced with admitting to themselves ” this isn’t working” and I don’t know what to do! Knowing this is part of the journey I still have trouble surrendering to this situation. Yesterday while on location I found an inviting view into […]