Birth of a painting

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Acrylic on canvas, 72″ x 36″

You address a blank canvas with gestures, looking for ideas. You flesh out forms and experiment in layers, studying the piece. If you photograph the iterations, you create a living movie of the process, extant. You learn and augment new skills, and become adept at translating your instincts.

Which layer is the stopping point, is the trick.

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