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Five Odd Ducks

I told Mary Byrom that I was dropping out of 30 paintings in 30 days. (I have my first winter cold in years.) She suggested that I post five paintings in five days. Instead I’m going to give you five paintings on the fifth day of the week, all of odd ducks. The smokestacks, above, […]

I bring my own circus

Yesterday I got a text from a Rochester painting student. “I feel like I can’t paint without you,” she wrote. “I’m just not as good.” “That’s absurd,” I texted back. “Ask yourself, WWCD?” (After a moment’s reflection, I realized she wasn’t old enough to get the joke, so I clarified: “What Would Carol Do?”) She […]