Just finished the last bits on these two. I have a third piece drawn out in pencil but I cant start until these are done drying. three paintings this size drying takes my whole living/bike storage room.
I study them in California, but they connect me 2,000 miles east to the Illinois prairie remnants.
Buteo lineatus. In Acrylic on the first day of March 2014.
One of my absolute favorite birds. What else can I say?
A woman sings to me on the stereo speakers.
In my empty house she sings, “You’re only as helpless as your heart agrees”.
I moved paint around on plywood until a bird flew out of it.
My shoe laces are a mess, dinner is running late.
Hats off to you rain clouds.