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October 13, 2016
Wilson Peak in Telluride, Colorado, mixed media on canvas, 40" x 30", ©Kellie Day

How to Always make a Beautiful Painting and Be Generally Comfortable in Life

The recipe is easy: Stay in your comfort zone. Do what you know how to do, what you’ve always done. Be safe. Pay attention to the details and do them carefully, making sure everything is just right. Voilà! Beautiful painting. Great paintings or great art is not made by staying […]
March 2, 2014
Dulce Vita

Dulce Vita

This painting is a visual, layered journal of the last few months. The most important thing I’m learning is that painting isn’t about forcing beauty to come out – what’s going to emerge on the canvas is going to emerge – what I learned is that painting is about giving […]
February 3, 2012
Wilson, by Kellie Day

Wilson

Wilson Peak Telluride strikes the sky with it’s pyramid peak glorious, sensuous knife blade ridges falling away Calling the climbers to come Come to the sky with me.