Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Chautauqua Start

Chautauqua Start  8" x 6"    Oil on Primed Linen Panel
An FB friend and awesome photographer, Jack Sasson, posted a wonderful pic I just couldn't resist. The contrast of color and the design, well I had to paint it. I made very few changes as the pic was perfect!
In 1898, Boulder citizens approved a bond issue to purchase 80 acres of land to be used as a "Chautauqua". Sitting right below the Flatirons, there are many awesome trails to explore.
 To learn more about what a "Chautauqua" is:
Jack's photo:

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