Oh, there’s the phone!

“Can you get it?”  No sound from upstairs; no footsteps, no distant “Hello.” Quick! Put the brush in that murky water. Spray the palette with mist. Climb around the easel, reach over the storage cupboard. Ah, the phone. Got it. “Click.”  Gone. Let’s get sensible. Place the phone on the tabletop near the easel. (Obvious, … More Oh, there’s the phone!

Chocolate and Art

Chocolate, my brother assures me, is one of the five food groups. Hence essential for artists, but for art? Do you remember the term “chocolate box” referring to art or photography? It usually referred to landscapes of Swiss mountains and lakes – imagine Heidi or The Sound of Music – or sentimental scenes of children. … More Chocolate and Art