Rae O’Shea, “Crashing Surf,” 2019, oil, 12 x 16 in., Collection the artist, Plein air study
Rae O’Shea, “Crashing Surf,” 2019, oil, 12 x 16 in., Collection the artist, Plein air study

In this weekly series Kelly Kane, Editor-in-Chief of Plein Air Magazine, shares a favorite painting and artist quote from the current issue.

Kelly Kane’s Pick of the Week: Crashing Surf

“If you lined up 20 artists in front of the exact same landscape, you would end up with 20 completely different paintings, because they all see it a different way. As artists, our natural instinct is to paint in a way that fits our personalities and characteristic styles. It’s not as if we even think consciously about it; we just paint the way we see it.”
~ Rae O’Shea, “Paint the Way You See It”

Read the full article in PleinAir Magazine, Dec 2019-Jan 2020


LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here