Context is everything. Or, why I paint what I do.

Have you ever looked at a painting and wondered, “What were they thinking? Why did the artist choose to paint that?…Of all the millions of avenues of inspiration they could’ve gone down, why choose that path?” Perhaps people look at my still-life paintings and those questions spring to mind. “Why does Fiona bother with matchboxes … More Context is everything. Or, why I paint what I do.