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A self portrait this morning in the little sketchbook, working from a photograph.  It was easy to get lost in the details of the folds and shadows of the jacket.  I had to keep pulling myself back out before getting too fussy about it.  "Indicate, don't state".  I can't remember who told me that or where I read it. Have you ever wondered why some artists make so many self portraits?   Read More

I never really cared for hats until I found this one while on vacation a couple of summers ago.  Now I'm no avid collector or anything like that, but I do own a few more hats now. Completely unrelated: I finally learned how to link the image to a larger one.  At least I think I did.  Click and see!