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Rip-rap on the Lake Ontario Shore

Carol L. DouglasJul 16, 20071 min read

I learned two important things today.When electronics (like your work camera) go missing, it’s wisest to start by looking in…

One more painting I want you to look at

Carol L. DouglasJul 15, 2007

Here is another picture that has been on my mind recently. It’s Sir Stanley Spencer’s The Resurrection, Cookham (1924-27, Tate…

Talking about paintings in class

Carol L. DouglasJul 15, 2007

We are currently analyzing paintings in class. This week, Gwendolyn brought Franz Marc’s “The Yellow Cow,” 1911, Guggenheim—NYC.Franz Marc, Yellow…

From 99 º F to 65 º in two days

Carol L. DouglasJul 14, 2007

At Rochester, the shore of Lake Ontario is flat and covered with fine cobblestones. The shoreline is very even. It…

Painting on top of a ridge

Carol L. DouglasJul 14, 2007

This study is about half finished. It was done on a ridge above Naples, NY (in the Finger Lakes region).…