What I am painting… January & February

Paintings to date… landscapes as self-portraits or visa-versa, more drawing than painting, as what is put down is drawn away…

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Fields & Rains: Could Be Italy 68.6 x 34 cm oil on wood panel euro 250

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Lowlands Fields: Perhaps Eastern Nebraska 72.5 x 31 cm oil on wood panel euro 250

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Gulch in Spring Thaw: Could Be Colorado 46 x 29.6 cm oil on wood panel euro 250

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Ravine: Could Be Italy But Might Be Colorado 40 x 33.6 cm oil on wood panel euro 200

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A Lonesome Trail Through Fields: Perhaps In Russia 79.8 x 29.9 cm oil on wood euro 250

 

 

I am painting…

Yes, an announcement of sorts by showing my paint stained work-apron…

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after a long and often times frustrating, even painful, hiatus of nearly 10 years, like the Big Bang, I could stand it no longer. I kept waiting for Inspiration to strike like a lightening bolt but, n’er one arrived. So, as the Wise-men say, I decided to make my own hay. In my immediate case, wood panels gessoed to a whitely sanded neutrality, smeared with oil crayons… of an exceptionally XL size… concocting landscapes from invention. Nothing pre-meditated. Just art… my art. A daily act of courage. Stay tuned…