I did this painting outside of Lasalle, Illinois on a quiet farm road. It’s so flat in that part of the country, sometimes it’s seems you can see to infinity.
This is a painting from the model done at Chicago’s Palette and Chisel Academy of Fine Arts. She seemed like she was taking a break from a busy nightclub job…..
Here’s a view of a Maine harbor with some fish processing plants smoking prettily in the background. Rockland was home to a large fishing industry in the past, but of course it is much less now. I’m spending late fall in Rockland, Maine. BRRRRR! Continue reading
This is the Mon Valley works Edgar Thompson plant just east of Pittsburgh in Braddock, Pa. Majestic, almost like a castle…. Braddock is a town that has seen hard times, but is offering houses dirt cheap to artists or other people looking to move there.