March 22nd, 2:30 - 3:30pm
Weather: -5C and a bit windy
Artist: grumpy and uncomfortable
Landscape: out of reach
|Alberta Landscape #69|
oil on cradled panel
Wind in face, clumsy gloved hands, vision obscured by slipping hat, high level of human-nature disconnection... stubbornly I painted anyway.
It was just so beautiful out there, flat and rather bleak, basically a perfect landscape which I did not manage to depict very well. Chalk this one up as a record of a moment, nothing more and nothing less.