• 989 Don't Go, Summer

    9 days ago - By Diane Campion

    After my recent enjoyable plein air experience which produced disastrous paintings, I found myself slipping into that place that no artist wants to visit. I needed to refocus and decide what kind of a painter I wanted to be, what style, what voice, what I want to communicate. I know I'm different-I like painting on a black gessoed surface, and some may gasp at that, but I like it. My work may not be technically perfect, but hey--it's "me." I can take class after class and yes, I learn a lot from other artists, but what I so desperately need is to learn is to maintain my own style, method...
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