to read a book, to listen to a symphony, to attend a performance, to view an artwork, is to read the thoughts of the artist - Jerald Blackstock 2018
Richard Halliday, deceased, my drawing prof, said Blackstock any idiot can smear paint straight out of the tube, add something to it. So, any idiot can take a good photo straight out of the camera. You have to edit it. "(An artist) makes liberal use of artistic license to significantly embellish or change the circumstances … Continue reading Goodbye Richard
Jerald W. Blackstock dipl.(ACAD), B.F.A.,CPF. Education 2001 Adult Educator, Teaching Certificate, Mount Royal College, Calgary, Alberta. 1999 Certified Picture Framing Course (Michael’s of Canada) 1998 Bachelor of Fine Arts, Alberta College of Art and Design. 1992-1996 Diploma in Fine Arts. Painting major, Alberta College of Art and Design 1973-1980 Private Art Instruction … Continue reading To find out where we are going, we must see where we have been.