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Biss Chuck Mining Co. by pfeight Biss Chuck Mining Co. :iconpfeight:pfeight 4 0 Shark attack-wip-2 by pfeight
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Biss Chuck Mining Co.
Acrylics on canvas 30" x 54". I painted this imaginary view of Pittsburgh in a semi-primitive style for my father-in-law's enclosed porch in Penn Hills probably 30 years ago It has never moved until he died just before Thanksgiving this year. I brought it home and finally got a photo of it.
He lived to the ripe old age of 93, by himself in his home, up until 2 weeks before his death. My oldest daughter called him "Biss chuckles" when she first began to talk (40 years ago) and so everyone in the family called him "Biss" from then on. Biss had a machine shop in his basement and made heat sinks and other parts for a friend of his that sold mining equipment replacement parts.That's the name of the imaginary mining equipment company in the title and the building in the lower right hand corner of the painting.
A lot has happened in the last month. I retired from my job of 38+ years as an OR tech/nurse. I sold a painting and donated a painting to the UPMC Shadyside Operating room for permanent display in their hallways where the lounge and locker rooms are located. It's hard to believe I no longer have to get up at 4:30am 5 days a week and go to work. Instead, I'm walking downstairs to my studio and painting. I have stacks of blank canvases and new tubes of paint to work with so now I plan to stay busy in the studio and out of my wife's way.

My painting  GW bridge-11-16-15 was in a show called DaBurgh in June. Framehouse-Task-Gallery-DaBurgh-exhibit-06-2017. Then I sold the painting to one of my co-workers in the OR when I retired.
I'm trying to get used to this being at home thing, but it has been weird. I'm posting photos of the show and the OR where my paintings were hanging.
Twin-silos-no-2-1995 Beach Sunset No. 2 OR-hallway-06-28-2017-07 OR-hallway-06-28-2017-06 OR-hallway-06-28-2017-05 OR-hallway-06-28-2017-04 OR-hallway-06-28-2017

  • Listening to: silence
  • Reading: Between books right now
  • Drinking: Turners Ice Tea


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Paul Feight
Artist | Hobbyist | Traditional Art
United States
Current Residence: Verona, PA.
Favourite genre of music: Jazz, Rock, Classical, New Age
Favourite photographer: Sam Haskins; Helmut Newton
Favourite style of art: Surrealism
Operating System: Windows 7
Wallpaper of choice: my artwork
Personal Quote: Taste in art is very personal, you should be a little selective in what you like.



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AnonymousModel Featured By Owner Apr 13, 2017  Hobbyist Artist
Wonderful work! 
touchofthesoul Featured By Owner Jun 12, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Happy Birthday!!
pfeight Featured By Owner Jun 14, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thanks so much.
JREKAS Featured By Owner Mar 12, 2015
Moving, stunning, inspiring and loved your art on canvas !!! Greetings from your a fan of the Polish - George
pfeight Featured By Owner Mar 17, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you for your comments. I marvelled at the amount of work that went into each and every one of your photographs. Such marvelous works of art! A truly impressive body of work.
tokatun Featured By Owner Dec 23, 2014
Thanks for the fav:happybounce: 
kelinder Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2014
Thanks for the fav and comment! Also, I enjoyed your Slip Disc silk screen series. Very nice technically and I like the 1970s magazine illustration quality as well.
pfeight Featured By Owner Sep 24, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
You're welcome and thank you for the notice of the slip disc series. That was a long labor of love that never got completed. My plans may have been overly ambitious at the time. Once I left the academic environment, it was hard to get the time and materials to continue printmaking (even though I taught printmaking later, the time was spent on the student's work, not mine).
kelinder Featured By Owner Sep 25, 2014
I know what you mean. There never seems to be enough time any more. I've never tried print making but look forward to giving it a try some day. I live near a lithography studio that I've visited a few times for exhibitions. Beautiful work.
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