Once An Impressionist, Always An Impressionist

Acryilic painting of black-eyed Susan flowers

Impressionism is a way of seeing what is there to be seen, not what you think is there. Lines around things, for example, are imaginary. They do not really exist except in art. I have heard that kind of linear representation called, “the felt object.” As the word is ordinarily used — meaning “realistic” — … Continue reading “Once An Impressionist, Always An Impressionist”

A Comment About Comments

keyboard with comment button

Right now, comment settings — and I have to say, “right now” because the settings may change at some future date — are such that a person must have a previously approved comment to escape the moderation queue. That means anyone who has commented before can comment without waiting for moderator approval, but any new … Continue reading “A Comment About Comments”

Epics Begin In The Middle Of Action

epic action painting

A lot of story had to happen in order to arrive at this scene. We will get to that. But right now, another WordPress blog goes live. That is not as dramatic as a big battle cruiser attacking a little spaceship with a princess and the data to to destroy the Death Star aboard. It … Continue reading “Epics Begin In The Middle Of Action”