We are the sum of all our memories and we can draw those from those memories all kinds of images from which to paint. It may be a favorite vacation spot, or a hiking trail, or a favorite pet, or it may be a kid at play that sparks a painting. I have a lot… read more
I like painting on site, I may get my inspiration from nature or a flower or a tree. but I also get inspired by something I hear spoken, or music I hear, or just thoughts that cross my mind. Inspiration can come from just lights and shadows, any where my mind takes me.
We can not explain the process that leads to a finished painting. We don’t just see something & “aha” a painting appears. Something may attract our attention, and then we can’t get it out of our mind. Then we develop a painting in our mind in watercolor or oil, etc. It is addictive, even more… read more