Category Archives: Clouds

365, Day 153: Expanding Horizons

Even I can’t help but notice how the paintings over the past few days have outgrown the original 1″ circle that serves as my practice center. I have been tempted, over these last few days, to paint something larger format, … Continue reading

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365, Day 152: Storm Crows

Birds, flocks of birds, started showing up in my paintings some time after I began this project. Sometimes they were wheeling and diving in large numbers. Sometimes there were just a few¬† and they were more gentle. In my mind … Continue reading

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365, Day 149: Sturm und Drang

Again, I’ve never painted like this before. It flew out of me and then I immediately hated the hell out of it. I had such a strong urge to just rip it off the watercolor block and trash it. Instead, … Continue reading

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365, Day 104: Theme & Variation

Another visitation of the windbreak & hedgerow theme, this painted late last night after I got in from work, school & errands and after I’d *not* studied as I wanted but had instead tended to a task that *needed* doing. … Continue reading

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365, Day 101: Saturation

There are times here in St. Louis in the summer when we reach the saturation point and everything seems to rain. Sometimes it’s the traditional version of rain that falls from beautifully sculpted and exotically shaded clouds. Sometimes “rain” falls … Continue reading

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