Time Well Wasted

I get rather “pet peavey” over hearing so many people suggesting that they are so bored, all the time.  I have probably been bored a time or two in my life, however I feel strongly that artists and creative peeps know how to turn border line boredom into a creative…

Viewing Distance

At what distance should you view art? A simple question without a simple answer, although I personally have put a lot of thought into it.  I still do not have a justifiable definite answer. There are so many factors that come into play that the subject can almost always stir…

Waiting for the Light

“Waiting for the Light”    by Gary Duncan 1-23-17 Here, I sit, writing a blog article, whilst waiting on the light.  I sometimes think that I use this as a crutch. I should be painting – now! My studio has a north facing window which on an average day provides…

Out of Focus

It might, or should, be a written disclaimer that if you are married to an artist that you fully understand the fact that if the artist does NOT get to the easel within a 3 or 4 day period – they may become cranky, dysfunctional and very much “Out Of…