The 'prompt' was this year's fireside chat with Wendy.
I wanted to capture in one painting both the feeling of the literal warmth-and-glow of a fire and the figurative warmth-and-glow of deep easy friendship.
Way fun, though!
|took an old painting I never liked|
and squeezed dollops of fresh paint on it
|moved the paint around—|
first layer of coverup
|penciled in geometric lines|
|did some micro-tweaking (thank you for input, Sylvia!), and … ta da!|
come join us fireside for a chat!
An Invitation You Are Not Permitted to Decline
6x6"; acrylic, latex, India ink, pastel, and collage on canvas board