Noted landscape painter Matthew Russ (Boys Camp staff ’94) visited Chewonki this week to work on his series of paintings of Montsweag Brook. While on campus, Matt demonstrated landscape painting techniques to Sue West’s class, Art and the Natural World.
This is the third painting in a series that Matt has been working on since last winter. Check out another video of Matt painting that was captured in October:
Matt completed the first painting in this series last March:
For a deeper look at Matthew Russ’s wonderful work, visit his online gallery: http://www.matthewruss.com