Painting of the Week
"Kitchen Still Life with Olive Jar"
Oil on linen on panel, 9x12 inches, framed.
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A kitchen still life, with a nod to one of my favorite painters, Melendez. Starting with a few simple items, I crowded the composition a little more than I usually do to give it a compact, tight energy. The angled view from the side brought out the drama of the arrangement.