Artist and Poet

Monthly Archives: June 2017

Here & Now (Borrow)

Wayne Gagnon - Here and Now Poem, Borrow, Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow


Wayne Gagnon - Painting, Frida Kahlo
16×20 inches, Acrylic on canvas
©2016 Wayne Gagnon

Artist Note:

This painting was highlighted on the “Your Art Here” page of the July 2017 issue of Preview Magazine. (more…)

I have been wanting to paint a portrait of Frida Kahlo for years. However, I struggled with how to approach a painting of such a beloved icon and strong woman. Alas, after a long, long time of avoiding her, here she is. Salud, Frida! I hope you approve.