This is the second painting I’d recently finished. I’d been toying with the idea for a while and had finally found the right piece of wood to paint it on.
Rain, and water in general, is so important, as us here in the state of Texas know only too well. A good rainstorm has such a lasting impact on people that you will commonly hear folks remark to each other, “Hey, remember that time it rained?”
Not that we don’t get rain, certainly we do here in east Texas, but good, hard, thrashing storms are something to be remembered for a generation. I think we were actually all just reminded of that power recently….