Have you ever visited a farm? Have you been to an orchard or a grove? I have been to a few and I love it. First of all it's acres of nature, often miles of natural growing things that just gives me the feeling of wellness.
I miss the apple orchards of New England where the landscape can be hilly and you seem to be walking through a quiet magic garden. Then there are the farmers, who just seem to be so down to earth. I mean they are of the earth really, and owning the science to understand how things grow. They are natural nurturers.
My office uniform is generally a pair of painters pants and a blue denim shirt so the apparel of the farmer appeals to me too. I like casual, no pretense, let's roll up our sleeves look. Let's start a movement of "Farm Couture"
This is a watercolor on board 15" x 20" and I like the simplicity of the movement with the circle space where the farmer's head is and the oranges circling with a line down to the pail and then up around behind him.
I guess it's a case of comparing oranges to oranges?
Thank you for stopping by today.
If you are interested in purchasing my art for your collection please visit www.alanphillipstudio.com and enjoy the works offered. You can reach me by email listed there or firstname.lastname@example.org
Also contact me on linkedin if you would like to make a business connection.
More to come.....
all art copyright Alan Phillips 2016 ©