There is something I experience every time I take art trips, which doesn’t have anything to do with getting high or the sort: inner shifts. These inner shifts, most of the time, come with a theme song, and this time, was ‘Walk on the wild side”, by Lou Reed. So I did. The wild side took a […]Read more "Art trips – taking a look at the wild side"
Last summer I was in Budapest, Hungary for a week when, after flipping through photographs on the iPhone, our host Albert, owner and manager of the charming-must-stay B&B Kapital Inn saw a picture of one of my artworks in progress. After ohs and ahs, I offered him to make a piece to display on the […]Read more "Art going places"
Sometimes, I just have to paint. Mixed media on canvas.Read more "Art of the day: things inside my head"
Being sick is no fun. I didn’t get out of the house today and with the head pounding, and the rest of the body trying to drag along, I was left to my easel (not exactly a bad thing) and the dog. Ladies and gentlemen, meet Gucci the grumpy-old man.Read more "Photo du jour"
Ok, I’ve just started one of the two courses on painting/mixed media for this period: Studying under the Masters – at Jeanne Oliver on-line studio. Week one Master: Matisse. I’m no expert, forgive me, just an observer, but these are some of the facts about his life in the books: Started his career as a painter […]Read more "Things I’ve discovered about Matisse"