“Curve of the earth”; oil, wax, conte and acrylic on panel, 40 x 60″. © 2014 FM Vettergreen
The earth rolls away from you, marked by the contours of the land, by the tracks of others’ crossings. The snow hints at what might grow, come spring, but for now, rests. Wind. Distance. Is the road the high point, or the low?
Frances Vettergreen maintains a studio in Calgary, Alberta, where she paints in oil and cold wax about the human experience of the natural world.