Now that we've wrapped up the demo painting of Walt, I thought you'd like a little insight to the personal side of my friend. Hope you enjoy!
Walter Weir constantly throws good paintings my way. Walter is nothing but genuine and doesn’t put on any airs, which comes through in the painting. After a 300 calf morning, rope-burned hands and an empty stomach, Walter stopped for some much needed downtime before the next group of calves was started. This is where life on the wagon starts to crack lesser hands. The repetition of work, missing family, wanting a real shower, tough horses, tougher cowbosses, and the elements all start to make thoughts of a town job a real possibility. But Walter lets all that ride … takes another chew …. And chalks it up to just being whipped seven ways from Sunday.
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