Everybody Has Been Burned


Artwork Notes:

Fire crept
Over the mountain
We saw it from town
After dinner last night

Smoke drifting
Out to sea
This morning

Everybody has
been burned before
Especially here

On this day though
The Rasta Man
Only smiled
And gave me a beer
Instead

-Matt Beard




Artwork Information:


Artwork Title: "Everybody Has Been Burned"
Original Size: 20" x 16"
Medium: Acrylic on Canvas
Year Painted: 2016

Additional Artwork Information:


Method: Plein Air
Date Painted: 09/28/2016
Region: The California Coast > Central California > Santa Cruz
Road Trip: Santa Cruz 2016

Artwork Logistics:


Biological Hazards: Food/Drink Delivered and Consumed While Painting
Anthropological Hazards: Sketchy Human Interactions, Surfers Are The Worst, Crowds with Lots of Questions
Temperature: Uncomfortably Warm


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