Shrimp Boat, 12x12, Oil, SOLD
Just on old shrimp boat... lounging in the bay... on another regular day... here in the seaside city of Pensacola. No real art news this week. Oh yeah! I was mentioned in the local newspaper's "Eye on Art"!
Reading from the paper--- "Pensacola's own plein air group- or artists who perform their craft outdoors - has its seventh annual exhibit at The Wright Place, 80 E Wright St., through Oct. 19. The strength of the group is its fresh view of familiar places, in accordance with plein air's definition of choosing local spots for subject matter. The done-to-death Pensacola Lighthouse, for example, is seen by Jill Berry looking up at the structure and relaying it to us with thick, wispy brushstrokes. ...
Since that was my same take on that subject in my posting of the lighthouse painting, I was able to see it as a compliment. So that's the challenge.