A "Journal of Paintings" by Jon Conkey,
Themeworks was a "one-year-long" record of my progress in the art of "oil painting", and an attempt to paint 365 paintings in one year. Changing the monthly theme allowed me to focus on subjects I may not have otherwise painted. As an artist, I was looking for discovery and breakthroughs in my works through this daily practice.
Sunday, May 28, 2006
# 58 Rio Grande Light
Glowing like turquoise, this gorge is an artist's mecca. I discovered the immense potential of this place from the work of photographer Carolyn Lake of Taos, NM. JLC