She looks like she's big and fierce and in charge, doesn't she. I think she might be one of those three things. You can guess which?
Here's a peek into the process. Enjoy!
Original Oil Painting on 6"x 8" Wrapped Canvas
|I pass this one on the way to the grocery store.|
|Sometimes you just have to stop the car right in the road and snap a picture.|
I painted this chimney twice in 2010 and decided 2020 was a good time to revisit it.
When I painted this ten years ago, this is what I wrote:
This chimney sits along the road that goes between my two brothers' houses. It just sits there in a little field all alone, but it's not lonely. Imagine what this old chimney has seen. I can imagine it kept a family's cabin warm for years and years. I can imagine the farmer who stacked the logs and built the fire. I can imagine his wife who poked the logs and kept the fire going. I can imagine the children doing homework in front of it. I can imagine a cat curled up on the hearth. I can imagine stockings hanging from the mantle year after year. I can imagine...
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