Flying Buttresses

“It’s all in how you arrange the thing… the careful balance of the design is the motion.” – Andrew Wyeth Yup… composition is king. I didn’t appreciate Wyeth’s paintings in regard to composition until relatively recently. Composition...

Be Not Afraid

“I don’t think that there is anything that is really magical unless it has a terrifying quality.” -Andrew Wyeth Ok, going personal this week. Tomorrow is my 51st birthday. Talk about terror… going into the next century of my life and I...

The Value of Design Part 2

“The way I feel about things is so much better than the way I’ve been able to paint them. The image I had in my head before I started is not quite – never quite – completely conveyed in paint.” – Andrew Wyeth In the book I mentioned last...