Fixed on the Objects of My Desire
©A.K.SIMON - Fixed on the Objects of My Desire - Oil on Linen - $45
Besides oil painting, I also work with copper enamel. A while back I did a rooster in copper enamel and loved it. So, when pondering what to paint today this came to mind. Moral of the story: When pondering the objects of our desire we should go after them with the confidence of a rooster after a chicken - head held high, chest out and focused like a laser!
I like the marks made with the palette knife so I decided I would do a series of small paintings with varied marks (brush, palette, fingers) just for practice. Surprising how fun painting can be if you don't fret the outcome! This guy looks like he could be saying,