A few years ago I discovered that an incredible chemical potential was hidden in spray paint rattle-cans, and then I bought cans by the shopping cart- and basket-full. The process is all about layers building and acting on the one before to produce uncontrolled but semi-deliberate organic patterns, that I then coerce into an ethereal […]
Well it’s been quite some time since I have last posted, which is a general theme. I always have this Grand idea of putting things on my blog to show appreciation for those who actually follow it. Somehow Instagram’s readily accessible posting seems to take precedence. So without further Ado, let’s get started with the […]
For the past few months, I’ve been developing a new way of painting, moving further towards abstraction. This is the first one that I feel is good enough to share.
It feels like I am still finding my feet again after a break in painting. Some strange combination of urgency and anxiety about my paintings seems to have left me – I don’t know for how long and if it is to the benefit of my art or not. This version was painted over my […]
William Henry Johnson, Woman Ironing, 1944 William Henry Johnson (1901 – 1970) was an African-American artist born in South Carolina. He began his career as a student at the National Academy of Design in New York City, where he worked closely with Charles Webster Hawthorne. Johnson lived in Paris where he experienced French Expressionism and returned […]
Here are several paintings from January. This beautiful girl passed away, and is a present for the owner. I hope she likes it. This is a gift, too. I think I’ve painted only a handful of King Charles Spaniels. This one I started out with gray/brown in mind, and then it went the […]
“Bottles & Baskets (Diptych)” by Morrie Rohrlick, 38″ x 25″, acrylics on canvas (#233) For more information on Morrie Rohrlick and his art, visit MorrieRohrlick.WordPress.com or contact MorrieRohrlickArt@gmail.com
This was a Christmas Gift so I waited a while before posting!