This work was an assignment from my Form and Composition class at MCLA.
Acrylic and Charcoal. 2010.
Lucky for my family the house was just out of reach from the tornado of 2011.
Here I was working alongside my kindergartners getting advice on color and animal choices.
In 2011, my hometown of West Springfield was hit by a tornado. This painting was made a year earlier as I was putting to use excess paint from class works.