Entries by ronwilson

Hensche on Painting

This slim book comprises words obtained through personal conversations and taped interviews (mostly in 1988) by John Robichaux who reveals the basic philosophy and methodology of Henry Hensche. Henry was big on Hawthorne who turns out to have been his teacher and was actually the studio assistant to Hawthorne. The author Robichaux gives fair warning: […]

Hawthorne on Painting

Every good plein air student needs to discover Hawthorne at some stage. “Hawthorne on Painting” is a little paperback which is currently being listed on Amazon and other book selling sites. Charles Hawthorne is often quoted by painterly illuminati, although some say his teachings are contradictory. I bought the slim paperback online. It is without […]