Poem: Layers



It takes time you see, to paint in oil.
A layer and then time to dry,
and then another layer.

A slow process for the simplest of things,
it is the only way to create richness,

The waiting as important
as the application of paint.

About this poem

Yeah, I am working in the studio today.  I generally am not very philosophic when I paint, but now and again….


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