A Whole New View Oil on canvas 8 x 8
After school yesterday my daughter and I stopped in DD.... a pit stop before our journey home. I order a hazelnut decaf and she order a strawberry frosted donut ( her favorite)... I said to the girl behind the count, “ make that two donuts, please”. With a puzzled look on her face, my daughter said “Is the second one for me too? ” I smiled at her, shook my head no and whispered in her ear ..“No, I want to paint it”. She smiled, just shook her head... and said... “that’s my mom...everything’s a painting to her.”
It took a few days to painting this still life giving the donut a chance “to stiffen up” and “stand on it’s own”... but the strawberry glaze never lost is glow and the sprinkle stayed in tacked. I loved the view from inside the donut whole...
Linda S. Marino Art
Branford, CT 06405
Linda Marino Live Wedding Painter and Event Painter from Branford, CT serving the New England, New York and New Jersey area.
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