Wyatt's Musings

Doing our part | Temporarily Closed

Doing our part | Temporarily Closed

The Wyatt Waters Gallery will be temporarily closed to the public in an attempt to slow down the spread of the covid19 virus. When we feel things have gotten good enough to reopen we will post that announcement. I have thought about this and it seems like the only responsible thing to do. I don’t see any reason to wait till it has spread more to take this action. I am making a better habit of hand washing and I am avoiding crowds and I think it is something you should consider. If you see me out painting, I’m...


Conflict

Conflict

Conflict is a tug of war till you let go of the rope.


Broken Oil Pump

Broken Oil Pump

Jan 22, 2020 | The other day my car was being repaired. I had it in the shop for an oil pump problem. I don’t know. It’s a twenty-two year old Jeep Cherokee with crank windows. Nothing fancy and that’s what I like about it. It was cold that morning so I put on my insulated boots with warm packs placed in each toe like..

Observation

January 20, 2020 | Just read this in The Art Spirit by Robert Henri.

“There is weakness in pretending to know more than you know or in stating less than you know.”

Of course, he was talking about painting.


Gratitude & Purpose

Dec 22, 2019 | This time of the year, I’m usually running around trying to finish something for someone else’s Christmas and I don’t have as much time to reflect. It’s a shame, because of all times of the year, this should be the most important time for that.
This year, more things were done on time and I have a little breathing room. So, I'm going to breathe.
I am grateful. For me, it is an acknowledgment of the things that are good. With gratitude many of the good things become great. Without gratitude, a...