Tools of the trade

This easel is on its last legs,  pun intended. Fortunately I have a new Julian 1/2 box french easel ready to go.
Beneath the easel you can see a North Face pack and my gear; easel, brushes, knives,  paints, turp, drinking water, extra gloves, camera and an oversize down parka.

Today out next to Eagle Lake:

Champlain Mountain, South Wall

champlain_snow3b

Day Three:

I resumed work today out near Champlain Mountain, looking across at the south wall. The weather was quite cold and windy. I didn’t last long out there. The painting inches toward completion…