In the States, today is Thanksgiving, a day originally about giving thanks for the harvest, but often a day to be thankful for anything you like. 472 more words
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Before I sign off for this Thanksgiving Day, I thought I would post to the blog once more, about the question of beauty.
I knew while I was taking art classes in high school that I was attracted to abandoned buildings, and wondered how one could call such a subject matter for art “beautiful.” The Andrew Wyeth drybrush studies drew me in, because he was always painting ruined architectural structures in Pennsylvania and Maine. 179 more words
Well, a day or two before I made this painting I saw a TV show about farming (or all things). Anyway, one of the interesting things shown on it was a sheep that had this really cool looking black/auburn fleece, so I thought that I’d try to make a painting of this type of sheep. 53 more words