Size: 12"W x 12"H x 0.5"D
Year Created: 2017
To me art is color, complexity, originality, and beauty. This acrylic painting on canvas satisfies all the requirements for art in my mind. One can stare at it for a long long time and still be fascinated by the intricate interweaving of colors and patterns. I named it "Traffic Jam" because that's the word that came to my mind when looking at the painting.
One of the greatest joys in my life has been creating art. The passion to paint what I love and see as beautiful is a force deep within that never ceases. I am driven to paint in much the same way I am driven to breathe. I don't choose my subject matter. It chooses me. Deep within my heart is a burning, yearning passion to paint. Painting consumes my thoughts daily. When one is an artist, one is full of art, overcome by art, possessed by art. I paint because I truly want to. But I also paint because I have to................