Description 'Marching persimmons' is a still life that uses relection to tie the piece together. The ability to layer colour on top of colour (ie, glaze) is a technique that I use extensively in my oil paintings, and gives the objects in the still life a beautiful feeling of depth.
Michael Jarvis, Portland, Oregon Member Since March 2007 Artist Statement Michael Jarvis is an English artist currently residing in Portland, Oregon. Michael trained at the Gage Academy of Art, Seattle, University of Cambridge, England, and University of California at Davis, where he received his PhD.
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