thoughts on painting

celebrating nature 0

celebrating nature

Posted by on May 1, 2011 in thoughts on painting

Our art celebrates the beauty and complexity of wild nature. We hope our work will encourage the conservation of wild habitats. All of us are aware of the immeasurable value of plants in providing useful...

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story telling in paint 0

story telling in paint

Posted by on May 1, 2011 in thoughts on painting

The empathy we feel for a species is enhanced by knowledge of its natural history and ecology, that is, the story of each species and its relationships with the rest of the natural world. The story shapes the...

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the process 2

the process

Posted by on May 1, 2011 in thoughts on painting

We paint exclusively with knives, not brushes. With knives we can sculpt the texture of the paint, which provides a three-dimensional quality to the painting. Another advantage is that knives can be cleaned...

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genre 1

genre

Posted by on May 1, 2011 in thoughts on painting

Finding the place of our paintings within the world of art is perhaps a task better left to art historians. Our guess is that our paintings lie somewhere at the crossroads between Naturalism, Impressionism,...

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