“Taos Adobe”

Posted by on July 30, 2007 in Paintings | Comments Off on “Taos Adobe”

Taos_adobe5 x 7 oil on board. Click here to bid. Go here to see all auctions.

If you spend any time at all looking at art in New Mexico, you realize what a cliche it is to paint adobe buildings.  But they are hard to resist. There’s something about that wonderfully uneven, rounded surface.

This is the vacation home of a friend of a friend–we spent one night out there, painting and looking at the mountains and wondering why it is that we don’t live in Taos.