Category Archives: On Suffering

Faux

By WR Jones Charcoal  6″ x 8″  Oil on linen panel Like the faux charcoal drawing above, what you see is not always what you get in a home handyman. My wife views me as plumbing repair capable. Nothing could … Continue reading

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Thicker Is Not Better

By wr jones You can tell by the expression of this young lady, unless you are an idiot, that she is fed up with plastic packaging.  I am too. She is missing her left arm which was lopped off in … Continue reading

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I May Need A Keeper

By wr jones I’m gonna need some help.    Today in the lab I told some people I had to leave an experiment we were doing  to attend a 10 o’clock meeting.   “Well why do you have to go … Continue reading

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Bugs – A Conspiracy

By W R Jones     Did you ever want to dip your spouse into a vat of boiling oil?   Ya, me too.  One Friday evening my wife told me she was going to go shopping the  next day with a … Continue reading

Posted in Humor, Landscape, On Suffering, Painting, Plein Air | 14 Comments

Back (of head) Study

By W R Jones     Lisa had this idea to paint from a model a few weeks ago.    I thought I had a pretty good back study going;  figured I finish it later at home by making up a background.    … Continue reading

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Worth

By WR Jones,   painting by EL Jones     My daugher, Erika, a medical student, was telling me about interviewing a liver transplant patient.   This patient had been an alcoholic and IV drug user.   I don’t get the scoring system that … Continue reading

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Dumber Than 40 Water Buffalo

By Lisa,  no doggone it, it is me again, W.R. Jones.     This is a painting of Zhilun Li.  She works for me.   She is very smart, very hard working, and very very driven to get given assignments completed.   Someone … Continue reading

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