I said I was going abstract……
update note….this was written and posted on September 8th, 2021. I have no idea why the date posted thru WordPress is so far off! It has been nine years now… Read more Nine Years Ago →
A friend sent me this photo of one of my paintings still on display at a very nice restaurant, one of three. I have not been there for a long… Read more Still There, Still Here →
Oil on 20×20 stretched linen canvas
Oil on 11×14 linen panel
20×20 oil on linen stretched canvas Just now getting back to painting after a couple months of making new stretched canvases. This is a warm up.
I just learned the saddest news this morning that he has died. Richard Schmid was one of my teachers, thru his very generous painting demonstration videos and books. One of the great artists of our lifetime. I owe much of my knowledge and ability from studying his work and teachings intently. When I was first learning oils, I would watch his DVD films over and over, nearly daily. I inhaled them. Here is a little painting I did, maybe 10 years ago, based on one of his paintings without the… Read more Richard Schmid →