This is my latest painting. It has a lot of texture–extreme texture, in fact. The sides, which are not visible on this image, are textured as well.
I am not going to talk about this piece today, except to quote the phrase by Nietzche, That which does not kill us makes us stronger.
The actual painting is on a wooden substrate that looks like a wrapped canvas. It is 10″ by 8.” There is no frame. I actually like it better that way ~ the starkness suits the subject.
Another view shows what a challenge this piece was for me to photograph the colors accurately: