From here I might fly
Above stones and cresting waves
Yet sand warms my feet
Oil on basswood, 18 x 18 inches
Pete Hamill in “Downtown: my Manhattan”, writes that the colonial names for the Hudson and Delaware Rivers were North and South Rivers to delineate the New Netherland colony.
The last few months, I enjoyed drawing at the springstudiosoho.com.
Here are two of my charcoal drawings
I am grateful to Minerva Durham, my mentor, the director of the studio.
This picture is shown in a juried exhibition at the Dennos museum in Traverse City, MI until April 1st celebrating the museum’s 20th anniversary year.
The ‘seascape’ below was done as a study for the painting shown here.
oil on maple panel, 40 cm x 50 cm
Improvised from a photograph taken near Otter Creek in the Sleeping Bear Dunes
Practicing painting a wave