It’s spring fever. That is what the name of it is. And when you’ve got it, you want – oh, you don’t quite know what it is you do want, but it just fairly makes your heart ache, you want it so!
– MARK TWAIN
Afternoon Walk © 2014 Karen Mathison Schmidt
12 x 9 inches x 7/8 inch deep • oil on museum-quality cradled GessobordTM
private collection • Houston, Texas
Painting this one on the eve of a few more freezing days (and possibly snow on Tuesday!) was my way of looking forward to some beautiful WARM spring days in the hopefully not-too-distant future.
Tomorrow I will be posting some step-by-step photos of the sleeping cat painting.
Sweet dreams of spring, and happy painting!