6X8, Oil on Panel
I believe perhaps Clover Bend is names after a bend in the nearby Black River but I'm not entirely sure. There is a historic community school there from the WPA era. Possibly a precursor to the WPA community in Dyess made somewhat well known as the boyhood home of Johnny Cash. I think I am going to go visit that on Monday. This is a plein air painting I did 2 weeks ago. The weather was chilly and drizzly. I know a lot of plein air painters who would not have even bothered to paint that day but I think if you only paint on sunny days all of paintings will wind up looking more or less the same. There is challenge to this flat light that I like.