I don’t know why this makes sense for a Christmas greeting visual, but…I’ll just insist it does…who would refuse a little Dixie Chicken? Is this a series? We’ll see…we’ll see.
Minding my own business in my studio, painting (by the way) a new piece about a really yellow chicken while listening to Little Feat belt out a chorus of “Dixie Chicken,” when I thought, oh! What the heck! It’s a work in progress, see if it works! If you’ll be my Dixie chicken… the post it notes came out and there you have it because Epstein didn’t kill himself you know…
The Blues Unplugged, 2019, oil on canvas, 24 x 30
This has been slow and go, but there is good reason. I guess once in a while, as age dictates, we need a little upkeep and maintenance, and those endeavors drag us away from our passions! I’m recovering from a little facelift and it’s been challenge not to just nap the day away! I am getting back to the studio soon, revived and renewed.
I’m working on a long-distance move and can’t fathom beginning anything of size—so I decided to keep painting, but in miniature size. (6″ x 6″) This is day two of a portrait work in progress.