Soon after the idea occurred to me, my daughter and I hashed out fun possibilities of Hawking's snail trying on new and different shells. She suggested "a fishbowl", which I heartily embraced :) this painting is tailored from that idea... Fish bowls are, by nature a strange thing. Perhaps I can imagine a good kind of strange, though, if Hawking's snail is looking after them...
The title? From a T.S. Elliot quote worth considering: "Only those who risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go" Could be..
|"Find Out How Far", Oil on panel, 8"x8"|
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