There are moments in our lives, there are moments in a day, when we seem to see beyond the usual. Such are the moments of our greatest happiness. Such are the moments of our greatest wisdom. If one could but recall his vision by some sort of sign. It was in this hope that the […]Read more "Untitled 0.31 48×48 (Oil on Canvas)"
For an artist to be interesting to us he must have been interesting to himself. He must have been capable of intense feeling, and capable of profound contemplation. – Robert Henri Originally, I thought my technique would only include the knife, but I’ve recently really enjoyed using a brush. It takes good physical effort on […]Read more "Untitled 0.30 (48×48, Oil on Canvas)"
I am not interested in color for color’s sake and light for light’s sake. I am interested in them as means of expression. – Robert Henri Connection. Separation. Together.Read more "Untitled 0.29 (48×60, Oil on Canvas)"
We are all wrapped up in life, in human feelings; we cannot, and we should not, desire to get away from our feelings. – Robert Henri This is the largest painting I’ve worked on so far. At 4 feet wide and 6 feet tall, this was one of the last paintings that I worked on […]Read more "Untitled 0.25 48×72 (Oil on Canvas)"
Cherish your own emotions and never undervalue them. – Robert Henri Emotions are powerful and having multiple emotional responses to a situation can be very confusing. In dealing with multiple and sometimes conflicting emotions, there are times where they bleed together and other times it is very simple to distinguish the responses. This painting and its cousin, Untitled […]Read more "Untitled 0.28 48×60 (Oil on Canvas)"
For an artist to be interesting to us he must have been interesting to himself. He must have been capable of intense feeling, and capable of profound contemplation – Robert Henri Many times I paint multiple canvases at the same time. This is a great for moving ideas, thoughts and creativity out on the canvas. […]Read more "Untitled 0.27 (48×60, Oil on Canvas)"