Author Archives for Booth Malone


In France ‘what I should have said’ is known as l’esprit d’escalier: “Wit of the Staircase.” Coming up with the perfect reply too late. The door has been shut behind you, just when you have that “Yes, but…” moment. And boy, let me tell you: do I have a bunch…

“On Developing A Style”

“How do I develop a personal style?” is a question often asked by budding artists. Whether one is new to painting––or not––we all want to stand out, to produce paintings that separate our work from the rest. Often, these questions of style are actually seeking the answer to something else….