When in the "field" with a brush or charcoal and ink sometimes I works quickly to capture an image.

This photo show the results of this method. It is shown just "as is" before framing. Sometimes the immediacy pays off.
"Cattle in the field" newsprint 18 x 24

Remembering Correspondents and Journalists especially Jamel
See their portraits in CORRESPONDENTS

Betty Curtiss, Fine Artist

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Paintings are placed in categories ranging from foreign correspondents to Still Life paintings of fish. Enjoy searching the different subjects I have found to paint.

AND IN ADDITION: Jamal Khashoggi Journalist and US Green Card holder was brutally murdered.( According to Turkish officials ) October 2nd when he entered the Saudi Consulate. I have added him to the list of Correspondents . This small list includes: Austin Tice, (held prisoner) and numerous other members of the press still actively covering the news along with those missing and killed. It is with the heaviest heart that I add Kamal's name, Please read about them in CORRESPONDENTS....AND ......also see my latest works of figures from literature. Just completed Billy Budd.
See "The Lemmings" in the PHOTO BOOTH section.
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