p A i N T E r

p A i N T E r
p A i N T E r

i have quite a few relatives who can paint and/or draw. it’s in my head, but it won’t translate to my hand with a brush or pencil. it does, however, translate to my hand in drawing graphics. sigh…

Two of the most frustrated trades are dentists and photographers. Dentists because they want to be doctors, and photographers because they want to be painters.
— Pablo Picasso said that

Comments (25):

  1. Michael Rawluk

    May 1, 2018 at 6:33 pm

    I love that shot. It reminds me of a photo pf Churchill. Except he was painting a landscape.
    I have a painting that my sister did when she was about 9. It floors me how good it is. I, on the other hand, can’t draw a stick person.

  2. Steven

    May 1, 2018 at 6:39 pm

    This painter has come well-prepared with the umbrella providing shade and protection. I love the sneak peek at what he’s painting. Great candid capture!

  3. Harry

    May 1, 2018 at 9:03 pm

    besides being a photographer, I am a painter. Last year, I did the family room in a periwinkle blue, with an artic snow ceiling. Some feel the north facing wall surpasses many of my photographs in beauty/

    • sherri

      May 2, 2018 at 9:23 am

      too funny : – )

  4. Elizabeth Buckalew

    May 1, 2018 at 10:59 pm

    I love this image, Sherri!
    Art doesn’t have to be a painting or drawing…. (as Harry above describes… 🙂 ) There is nothing wrong with the kind of art you create… I’m sure y our relatives would tell you that you are a wonderful artist!

  5. Ginnie

    May 2, 2018 at 12:03 am

    I really like the muted tones of this image, Sherri. I have always loved watercolor painting and knew if I ever tried something besides oil painting (which I did in high school), it would be that. I never did it throughout the years but now as a photographer, I use a watercolor app to manipulate some of my images for Watercolor Sunday on Facebook. It’s ended up being the best of both worlds for me. HA!

  6. Tatar@Y

    May 2, 2018 at 1:07 am

    Magnifique composition. On peut je pense être photographe et peintre. Et si ce n’est pas le cas,
    On ne peut pas être doué pour tout non plus ! ….

  7. lisl

    May 2, 2018 at 1:25 am

    The portrait of that lady is timeless, sherri

  8. Elaine-

    May 2, 2018 at 2:12 am

    you are great with graphics sister, and i have never had a desire to be a painter, tho i barely have a desire to be a photographer these days lol

  9. Maria-lina

    May 2, 2018 at 6:17 am

    Quelle belle prise Sherri, c’est tout beau! Bise, bon mercredi tout doux!

  10. mhelene

    May 2, 2018 at 8:17 am

    A wonderful composition.

  11. ruthiebear

    May 2, 2018 at 8:34 am

    Picasso’s words are so true. WHat I enjoy most about ohotograpohy is editing! I like how you composed this image.

  12. Anne

    May 2, 2018 at 9:39 am

    Mmm I sometimes wish I could draw…

    Lovely picture

  13. Nicou

    May 2, 2018 at 11:05 am

    Quel parasol et vue et ce personnage avec le chapeau superbe
    Belle soirée

  14. ....peter

    May 2, 2018 at 11:27 am

    i love this picture of the back of the painter Sherri….peter:)

  15. Tom

    May 2, 2018 at 11:39 am

    Curious that the painter is looking inwards – just like mine a few days ago!

    • sherri

      May 2, 2018 at 2:52 pm

      i know, right ?!

      what’s up with that ?

      they must have the best imaginations

  16. willem

    May 2, 2018 at 12:18 pm

    A timeless photo in beautiful colors.

  17. Lewis

    May 2, 2018 at 1:26 pm

    …and taking splendid photos !!!

  18. Elaine Hancock

    May 2, 2018 at 5:56 pm

    I would be interested to see what she is painting! A great image! That quote by Picasso has a lot of truth to it.

  19. Diane

    May 7, 2018 at 9:12 pm

    you and Picasso agree on that point I see. And you certainly have your talents too. Drawing graphics is a talent to be proud of.


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