"When dawn spreads its paintbrush on the plain, spilling purple... ," Songs of the Pioneers song from TV show "Wagon Train." Dawn on the mythic Santa Fe Trail, New Mexico, looking toward Raton from Cimarron. -- Clarkphoto. A curmudgeon's old-fashioned newspaper column, cross-breeding metaphors and journalism and art, for readers in 150 countries.

Thursday, March 6, 2014

Spring approaches

Spring closes in--5 1/2 by 9 watercolor, 140# d'Arches
Everyone I know is ready for spring...and despite snowfall last night, and more cold forecasts for the weekend, today brings promise of sunshine and spring showers, on fallow fields and minds. Equinox is close. Thus today's painting...hope for color and renewal on the plains of Oklahoma.

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