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November 30th, 2019 - 10:35 AM
Hello friends and art fans! Here's a little Art of Lore...
If you drive south for a couple of hours from San Francisco along California's picturesque Pacific coast, you'll find Monterey, the historic seaside stop made famous in John Steinbeck's classic novel, Cannery Row. I was there not long ago and discovered this nostalgic scene -- a makeshift fishing shack perched precariously over the bay's blue waters. The shack's corrugated steel walls and rusty roof harken back to those old sardine canning days when the folk here had rough hands and rougher manners.
If you listen real close, you might still hear 'em...
Title: Monterey Lore
Painted: November 2017
Paints: Winsor & Newton Professional Water Colours
Paper: Arches Watercolor Block, cold pressed, 140lb 10"x14"
May the Lore be with you!