Saturday, August 27, 2011

Cherries Wrap

I'm feeling that there's two sides with this exercise--proper technique and accurate seeing. The more I look at these cherries, the more detail appears, especially in the subtleness of the reflections. Practice...


  1. This retirement agrees with you and with your art! Nice job, John -- Joyce

  2. Vincent Van Gogh once wrote "It is looking at things for a long time that ripens you and gives you a deeper understanding".
    A favorite quote of mine and quite apropos for this post, I thought.
    Yup, it's me- here on the mainland and safely at home as Hurricane Irene forced the evacuation of our island. I should be going out for my week on Tuesday. Hope you made it safely through the storm too!
    ~ gretchen

  3. Lovely quote, Gretchen. So glad to that you are safe. Wondered how you were faring.