• Sligachan: The Story Behind the Painting

    5 monthes ago - By Michael Chesley Johnson

    Sligachan 24x36 Oil/Canvas by Michael Chesley Johnson
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    Early last summer, I went to Scotland for the second time as a painter. I took my little gouache kit, which made me very happy. It permitted me to sit on a rock with my watercolor journal in my lap and to work unencumbered by tripod, turps can and the like. If I had to choose an analogy, I would say it was like flying the way one flies nimbly in a dream, like Peter Pan.
    Here's a YouTube video of my gouache sketches
    Our painting group spent over a week on Isle of Skye. One of my favorite painting spots was in...
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