|Pumpkin, roses and clementines 2|
I really wanted to brighten it up in places, but keep the spontaneity. I'm not altogether sure it's finished yet, so I've hung it up where I can keep glancing at it and see what ideas bounce back to me.
What do you think?
Fellow artists I expect you will understand when I say that every now and then you complete a painting and think 'yes, that has that certain nameless thing, that me-ness, that je ne sais quoi, that undefinable THING that I am chasing, the germ of a direction I need to be taking', and this is one of those paintings for me.
Now if only I could name and harness what that THING is, we'll be laughing!