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Saltwater Veins III

This is the largest pastel painting I’ve done to date. It’s four feet high by ten feet wide on paper, completed in the spring of 2020.

It’s part of a shore surrealism series I’ve been contemplating since 2017. I’m only sure of the date because in my massive organization project, I recently flipped through an old to do list in an appointment book before shredding it. “Start working on Shore Surrealism paintings.”

I take my to-do lists very seriously. Occasionally with creative matters, I rewrite items 900 times before the stars align and the spirit moves me into action. It’s just part of my process.

Please don’t hesitate to contact me with any questions or to schedule a virtual studio tour.

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Original Seated Woman, pastel and conte on paper

Life Drawing at the Art League, Pastel on paper,
Life Drawing at the Art League, 11×15 Pastel on paper, c. 2006 (Jodee Clifford)

Seated Woman, Charcoal, Pastel and Conte on blue pastel paper c. 2006, by Jodee Clifford
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