Wednesday, July 14, 2010

The Painter in PA


"The Painter in PA"
6"x6"

I have been playing around with some pictures from our trips, and I took a photo of this man on the street in Philadelphia in front of an art store. He was painting and selling his work for $5.00. He was showing off his work to anybody who would look. It was fun to see him there, and go into the largest art store I have ever been in! It had 3 floors. Their paper was on the top floor, and they had HUGE rolls of watercolor paper. I have never seen anything like it! I did buy a small pad of watercolor paper, and I really like it. I plan on checking into getting some larger sheets. It lifts easier than arches. It is smoother.

4 comments:

Anonymous said...

cool. love the background. has lots of movement. wish I could have shopped the store with you. sounds like lots of fun.
Kathy

Anonymous said...

Wow! Like the freshness! Your portraits are really good!
Lisa

Kay Smith said...

What a character! He is a cool dude. You did great with this fellow.

Keri said...

Love this one!