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West Jefferson, NC Sketch #5

Like all small towns, there is an end to the main street, and this gallery is it.  Here’s where everyone turns around and starts back up the small hill.   145 more words


Gilbert Potts exhibiting at www.bgallery.co.uk

Gilbert Potts: Was born and bred in the West Country and has already captured the attention of galleries stretching from his home town of Minehead in Somerset to England’s East Coast, New York. 145 more words

Out of the shell

I can’t say much about sea snail shells except that they are really joy to draw. The snail shells seem to be perfect spiral home to their owners. 72 more words


Future Memories

My wife, Joy, and I are currently staying at her cousin’s house.  I may have mentioned the other day that the house , Joy and her cousins have a long history together. 477 more words

Personal Stories

West Jefferson, NC, Sketch #4

The iconic image of West Jefferson, besides Mount Jefferson, is the cheese factory’s entrance where three rather large holding tanks are configured and painted as cows.   64 more words


West Jefferson, NC, Sketch #3

Downtown is so lively, and I felt like I had license to use all the colors I saw.  Unfortunately, they’re not in my palette.

But of all these sketches, and there are more to come, this one was the most fun to paint.   38 more words