Teaching an Old Dog New Tricks

Teaching an Old Dog New Tricks
Perhaps that’s an inaccurate title. Wan is not an old dog, and pouring watercolor is not a new trick. But for someone whose work is meticulous and precise, beginning a watercolor by pouring paint all over the paper could be a bit daunting. I admire Wan’s willingness to tackle such a complex and difficult subject, and to take risks with a new technique. Wan chose to paint a photograph I had taken in Montreal last summer. I had him in mind when I took the picture, and was hoping he’d ... Read More
Published on Tuesday, October 31, 2017By ellen3c
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