The Value of a Limited Palette

Deep into Week 5 of CVP I'm navigating discomfort, confusion and uncertainty in my exploratory painting exercises. Half the work has been letting go: of known outcomes, of previous assumptions, of a successful painting. Apparently to move forward I must let go of confidence and competence! I was clutching fiercely to this, so it’s been…

The Winter Painter

There are those hardy souls who take their paintbox out into the snowy landscape; I've been one of them. The magic of a winter landscape is alluring, and for some of us painting on site is the best way to capture that particular beauty. To the right you'll see one quick canvas I did by…