David Tripp Won the People’s Choice Award
at Paint Historic Waxahachie
Day 7 – Congratulations to David Tripp, the People’s Choice Award Winner!
I’ll try not to over lament my sunburned nose since he has whopped his forehead more impressively.
Every artist has a central story to tell, and the difficulty, the impossible task, is trying to present that story in pictures.
Gregory Crewdson, photographer
I just finished a challenging week, painting daily, trying to record watercolor images of settings and subjects that resonate with my corner of this world, hoping viewers and buyers would find my work worthwhile. I joined thirty-nine other plein air painters in this enterprise, and all of us sweated out the same challenge. Today, we could see the weariness in one another’s faces. It was a long week.
The 2013 Paint Historic Waxhachie plein air event is now in the books, and I am delighted to be home again, and resting. At the close of the day, I was informed that I won the People’s Choice Award as favorite artist, and was presented with a nice check. In addition to this good news, I learned…
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