My son sent me a photograph he took of a landscape in New Mexico. When I first looked at it I noticed the sharp contrasts between the mountain, sky, trees, and paths. My first layer of paint divided the canvas into four blocks of color. I was going to proceed with that approach when a dear friend of mine gave me a hand painted scroll based on a Chinese poem that his grandfather painted. The calligraphy captured the essence of the poem which mentioned that it was so cold outside his ink froze. Long a follower of Chinese landscape painting, I noticed the “New Mexico” landscape soon transitioned into a Chinese landscape. I’m inviting the viewer into the painting, not just to look at it. My intention was to have the viewer read the painting from bottom to top and taking them on a journey through the landscape — gazing at a waterfall, climbing a mountain, and walking into the mist.
This painting is on a gallery wrapped canvas with finished edges. It comes ready to hang.
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