Charles E. Burchfield in his own words
Wednesday, December 19, 2012
Awake at 10:00. A heavy warm-sogged snow falling. Down town and to Mullins.
Tuesday, December 18, 2012
Dec. 18 – Dec. 30. — / Twenty days of confusion — My helplessness in the face of war lasted until the end of the week —
Monday, December 17, 2012
The passionate stroke done with fire and energy
Sunday, December 16, 2012
It was impossible for me to do straight camouflage - I had to have a poetic idea back of my designs - Once it was winds & rocks in Pine Hollow.
Saturday, December 15, 2012
On Monday — Dec. 15 — I started the painting of “Christmas night”
Friday, December 14, 2012
-Snowy Owl-Take the stuffed /owl out to a woods & /make painting there – / (where birch trees are)
Thursday, December 13, 2012
Thoughts enroute (sic):The stump picture. The stump burning reds & hot yellows & browns in hot august sunshine –
Wednesday, December 12, 2012
Draw - Draw - Draw with paint -
From a folder titled SPRING - WIND - FANTASY - MOOD in the Charles E. Burchfield Foundation Archives
Tuesday, December 11, 2012
Give yourself up entirely to nature let nature woo you - Go out with no preconceived ideas Be alone with God
Monday, December 10, 2012
You cannot grow unless you try things beyond your powers.