Daily Archives: September 15, 2016

Timeout for Art: Line

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Plants are grand subjects for simple line drawings. Their contours demand to be carefully observed. They have presence more than an arrangement of non-living objects; they hold their place better than a human or animal model. When it turned out that my little dog, Rosa Parks, is allergic to hundreds of growing things, I passed this friendly corn plant on to someone else. The drawing stayed with me.