It must be a week since I last caught up on the blogging thing. My only excuse is.. if there is one, been busy painting.
My Mum used to put paintings into Art Shows and Exhibitions and I often wondered as an onlooker what all the fuss was about. Well, now I think I am beginning to get the gist. First question is, what work is good enough to put on show. Each painting is analysed, criticised, and scrutinised very aware all the while of a tight knot deep in my stomach born of insecurity. Selecting a couple of canvases for further work, I give myself a little pep talk,
“Come on, have a little objectivity.”
So this is what I have been doing. I think I have finally finished the fourth painting for an upcoming Art Show at the Elanora Uniting Church on the 6th June.
The other paintings will be