"I tend to paint more intimate views of familiar places and more expansive images of places where I have never painted before.
"...going back to familiar spots gets me looking closer at things I didn't see before...
"Studio painting offers an opportunity to dig deeper into the landscape and pull out a more focused idea about my observations and feelings." -- Aaron Schuerr
Source: "Combine a Love of Drawing & Nature With Pastels", Plein Air Magazine, January 2013, page 39.
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