Tag Archives: Camden

The slacker lifestyle of the modern artist

This stunning surf painting by Peter Yesis is currently on display in "From Two Sides of the Bay" at Camden Falls Gallery.

Yesterday I was kicking around the studio in a listless funk. Too many miles, too many long days, too many houseguests. I set out to pay my bills—urgent—and pack a few things for Castine Plein Air, but neither compelled me. At 12:30 I got a call from Bobbi Heath, who was driving from Yarmouth to […]

Boys will be boys

Those rocky parts up on Mt. Battie are the parts you don't want to fall off, kids.  "Mt. Battie from Camden Harbor," 10X8, oil on linen, by Carol L. Douglas

Last Friday I took my family to Mt. Battie. Aaron loves climbing on rocks and has the scars to prove it. Laura was content to sit quietly and draw with me. The middle-aged people could fend for themselves. Dwight, the youngest, tends to be cautious, so I seldom worry about him. I was rather surprised, therefore, to […]