EppsNet Archive: Paul Cezanne

Pictures of Food

7 Aug 2013 /
"The Basket of Apples" by Paul Cézanne

“The Basket of Apples” by Paul Cézanne

Years ago, if you wanted to show your friends a picture of your food, you’d have to break out the palette and the easel and paint one. Time-consuming!

Nowadays, with the likes of Facebook and Instagram, it’s just point and click!

Another way life gets better and better thanks to computers . . .

Graduation Still Life

16 Jun 2011 /
Graduation Still Life

Time passes. Listen. Time passes. . . .

— Dylan Thomas, Under Milk Wood

Unlike Paul Cézanne, I didn’t spend hours setting this up. I captured it just the way it looked when I came downstairs this morning.

As one chapter ends, another begins. For the kids — most of them — the next chapter is college; for the parents, old age and death.

Happy Thursday, everybody!

Joyeux Anniversaire, Paul Cézanne

19 Jan 2011 /
Still Life with Blue Pot

Today is Paul Cézanne’s 172nd birthday!

Did you know that Cézanne sometimes spent hours positioning objects before painting a still life? He did!