I was wandering slowly along the Winooski River Road near Waterbury when… Instant Internal Artist Dialog: “Oooh, look at that warm-rusty-red man-made structure of stability contrasting against (but in beautiful harmony with) the cool colors and gentle organic chaos of nature. That would be a good painting.”
Occasionally I think about a subject, then go find it. Sometimes I find a subject, then go think about it. My favorites are when I don’t think too much about it at all.