Tons of thanks to the volunteer model who said, “I want to do that paint thing!” at 8 months. A beautiful woman with a beautiful family.
And one without the paint, too. We made that photograph before the paint.
I’ve been reflecting, like most folks today, on the lessons learned at the feet of our fathers. He taught me how to paint with some gray, heavy, oil-based stuff on the front porch. I think he re-did most of what I painted, truth be known.
I’m still not the painter he is, but at least I know a good paint job when I see it. Like say here on my friend Ashley. She’s the 3rd model to take a sponge brush and cover herself with paint that later washes off with soap and water – trying to see if we can make some images that look like she’s been sculpted out of stone.
I think from this series – the hands are the most fascinating thing: