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A Cold, Rainy Afternoon in the Studio

At such times there is a song going on within us, a song to which we listen.  It fills us with surprise.  We marvel at it.   499 more words

Watercolor

Who is Earl Kerkam?

 I am very interested in the painter’s painter, those artists who garner the respect and  admiration of other artists while often not attaining the same sort of attention from the general public.  384 more words

Painting

“In certain books—some way in the first few paragraphs you know that you have met a brother.”

― Robert Henri

Quote Of The Day

No 298 Robert Henri

“The sketch hunter moves through life as he finds it, not passing negligently the things he loves, but stopping to know them, and to note them down in the shorthand of his sketchbook.” Robert Henri. 16 more words

Art

Personal Questions about Style and Technique

The man who is forever acquiring technique with the idea that sometime he may have something to express, will never have the technique of the thing he wishes to express. 768 more words

Watercolor

Contemplation and Composting

No one can get anywhere without contemplation.  Busy people who do not make contemplation part of their business do not do much for all their effort. 710 more words

Watercolor

I am interested in art as a means of living a life; not as a means of making a living.    Robert Henri

Inspiration