"What is that mom?"
It's a rose.
"Ahh, it's a bit abstract. It's not so good. It doesn't look like anything.....and it's really messy."
Okay.....how's your movie?
"It's Good, I think you need to start over again, it's just really messy."
Thanks. Now watch your movie please so I can fix this.
Acrylic on canvas panel (8x6)
I love his honesty. I started over; scrapped the painting 3 times and then said screw it, I'm going to paint some poppies.
"Mom, that's really good. I can tell they are flowers."
"But it's still kind of messy."
Brutally, organically, Honest.