Trip #2 to SW Colorado. To deliver artwork..and be inspired. When I hit the road, possibilities feel endless.
I visit my new favorite creative source, a beaver pond.
To get in the mood I make some line drawings with felt tipped pen.
After drawing I notice this little log
A reason to revisit the site tomorrow
The more you draw, the more you”notice”
Twelve hours later: (it has to be all in the same day because…for continuity and the unexpected crazy choices that are made in the delirium of painting non-stop for 12 hours outside in the elements), Voila!: Go to the Gallery (Gallerette) at the end of this post to see the ensemble; Shallow Log Day.
Some pieces of the days’ efforts: 2 hues for each painting (complements plus white, that’s all)
Now, to relax a little.
Family arrives from Los Angeles. I keep my art momentum going with a study of a spruce tree in the side-yard, but..
my nephew is all encompassing and…
Now, back to the hot and steamy desert…and thinking to myself, for the 500th time, how about a little aeroplane so I can do this faster and oftener (and what a birds eye view that would be)! 500 miles just to draw a pond?!..totally worth it.