Archive for October, 2009

Chuck Rawle

Friday, October 2nd, 2009

Chuck Rawle

There is a great deal of warmth, light, and life in Chuck Rawle’s landscapes, and that is likely due in part to his insistence on painting outdoors in the midst of his subject matter.  In fact, his insistence is so strong that he sold his house and moved into an RV in order to get more painting time.  I love hearing about that kind of dedication to art, on his part and his wife’s!

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Michael Carson

Thursday, October 1st, 2009

Michael Carson

Contemporary painter Michael Carson has found a wealth of inspiration in the jazz clubs of the 20’s, and the results are incredible!  His night club scenes are so inviting I’m tempted to start working on a time machine, but that would mean pulling myself away from these incredible works of art.

I couldn’t find a personal website for Carson, but you can find his paintings here, here, and here.

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