Twisted paper

Christopher RobinArts 865

Just the thought of Mardi Gras week tickles the senses – lots of sights, sounds, colors and of course lots of BEADS!
Drawn to the colors, shapes and textures, this bowl …

This Kiss

Christopher RobinArts 865

Can you remember your first kiss? Or remember the sweet, sloppy kisses of a young child?
“This Kiss” required lots of yummy research and was fun to paint as it magically …

Shady Methodist

Christopher RobinArts 865

Shady Methodist. Not a denominational slur but rather a descriptive term. This work was painted en Plein air in the shade of the Cade’s Cove Methodist Church. If it could, …

Bethlehem Road

Christopher RobinArts 865

Recently I was trying to find words to describe how I choose a subject to paint.
Consider shoe shopping or speed dating. You survey the potential and zoom in on a …

A nose for winning

Christopher RobinArts 865

Everyone “nose” this guy, but for proprietary reasons, we will keep his name hushed here. With those soulful eyes and character, he is among the most expressive of mascots. Always …

Christmas trees evoke nostalgia for Robin

Christopher RobinArts 865

Nostalgia.
A nostalgic scene for many, the Christmas tree lot of a local garden center takes us to a happy place. The air is crisp with sticky sweet balsam, the lights …

Winnowing

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In an agrarian society, fall is the time for the hard work of harvesting, drying and storing crops for winter consumption. It is also a time to celebrate the season’s …

Peace

Christopher RobinArts 865

Charleston is a place guaranteed to warm my bones, feed my belly and fuel my soul. It is rich in art subjects too. Last spring, I needed all of this …