Tuesday, January 19, 2016

D rings

A  flurry of activity.

Remove blue painters tape.
Touch up places where paint seeped under the masking. Brush on one coat of white acrylic. Let dry overnight.

Check canvas edges the next day.
Brush on another coat of white. Let dry overnight.

Locate the drill bit box.

Drill steady holes while holding canvas upright indoors.
Find D ring box empty.

Look for shelved works to borrow D rings from.

Find screwdriver and short screws.

Wire roll is missing.

Plenty of wire in drill drawer. Whew.

Measure and cut wire lengths.
Loop wire thru ring.

Twist wire.

Pack both paintings in box.
Drive three hours one way to St. Joseph, Missouri.

Works from other artist members were there in the lobby of the Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art.

Fill out paper entry forms.
Cut out and fix entry label to back of each work.

"Grass Along Moss Creek"
30 x 40 inches
Acrylic on canvas
Plein air 100%

40 x 30 inches
Acrylic on canvas
Plein air 100%

The 42nd Annual Membership Exhibition runs from January 16 to February 21. Each participating artist member was allowed to enter two works in eight categories. For more info click on http://albrecht-kemper.org/event/annual-membership-exhibition/.

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