taking a long view

arbor long format2 (2)

Dark green forest thoughts, as in a dream, spread out wide: I suppose that’s what this is.  Painted in acrylic on canvas, it measures 18 x 36 inches.


more work on the arbor

arbor left side 2

I’m working on the left side of a landscape that I posted previously in its first swipe.  It’s kind of the “messy middle” of the process.  I put down ideas.  They’re kind of raw.  It takes a while for things to gel.  But it’s just direct painting.  And I don’t expect anything to materialize right at once.

Here’s the preliminary drawing


Here’s the first swipe