Stopping by to visit Chris is always a treat. His soft spoken demeanor kept my attention while I listened to his latest direction of his painting. His studio is in a large garage at the back of his house, it's cozy and heated by a woodstove.
Chris tends to the fire.
paints in their bins.
paintings are displayed while another is in progress.
the table where it all happens.
a possible break from painting to exercise.
Chris shows me how two paintings can go together one way...
and then be turned in another direction to create a completely different painting.
and another direction.
Chris also showed me his line drawings on panel.