Monthly Archives: October 2015

Study 102: Art Resolutions-Autumn from the Muchmore Veranda

Art Resolutions is a self-imposed initiative to create an art study every day for a year. Autumn has descended nearly overnight and colors are glorious this year, though more subtle at Muchmore. The truth is–we need some sugar maples in … Continue reading

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Study 101: Art Resolutions-The Pine in Subversive Palette

Art resolutions is a self-imposed initiative to create an art study every day for a year. My conversations with other artists often revolve around distinctions and areas of overlap between art and craft. In my own work, I find little … Continue reading

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Study 100: Art Resolutions-The Mt. Muchmore Pine

Art Resolutions is a self-imposed initiative to create an art study every day for a year. When I moved to Mt. Muchmore, I was little impressed with the crooked, lone pine that stood sentinel on the front lawn. Not a … Continue reading

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Study 99: Art Resolutions-The Thing About Lopsided Medallions

Art Resolutions is a self-imposed initiative to create an art study every day for a year. Medallions are supposed to be symmetrical. In fact, it is the symmetry of medallions in rugs, plates, and other items that seem to give … Continue reading

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Study 98: Art Resolutions-Taking liberties with plums

Art Resolutions is a self-imposed initiative to create an art study every day for a year. Back and forth I go, seeing nature as it is. Seeing nature in abstraction. The reductionist in me enjoys that in abstracting, focus goes … Continue reading

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Study 97: Art Resolutions-In the Weeds

Art Resolutions is a self-imposed initiative to create an art study every day for a year. I am in the weeds again this morning. Another brief impression in morning hues. The beauty of watercolor is that you begin mixing the … Continue reading

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Study 96: Art Resolutions-Willowy Weeds and Tall Grasses

Art Resolutions is a self-imposed initiative to create an art study every day for a year. There is something elegant about long, lean grasses and willowy weeds. On the back edge of the Mt. Muchmore estate there is a cluster … Continue reading

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