Sometimes I come upon a structure or building that reminds me of a famous work of art, like this building I happened to walk past that reminded me of Edward Hopper's painting, Early Sunday Morning, 1930. It became clear to me that once on inspecting the original painting, my photograph captured a three story building and not a two....http://collection.whitney.org/object/46345
The difference between a winter white and a springtime white is that one I can observe for only a few minutes while the other I can sit in a warm sunny spot to admire.
While I love the snowy white of winter and spring, there is only a small window of opportunity to also enjoy the soft pale pinks on their showy limbs....
I feel as if my artwork gives the viewer an insight into my life's journey. This is most evident in a plein air painting, where I can reflect back to a time and location. My sketchbooks tell a different story of thoughts and ideas scribbled within my drawing and painting studies.