The Landscape.

"Looks like a painting!" some of you said about my photos of Connecticut. And indeed, it does. Specifically, it looks like these paintings, which I discovered in Connecticut. I don't usually post anything as traditional as these landscapes, but while up there, I picked up a pamphlet of the work of artist Emily Buchanan and was quite charmed. Emily is a native New Englander, who paints in plein air. She began painting as a child with her grandmother (Grandmothers are the best aren't they?), attended The Lyme Academy, The National Academy of Art and the Art Student’s League, although she … [Read more...]