Selfie painting running the mile in 1963

selfie running the mile in 1963

Yers - well - running in the nude could get a bit uncomfortable, I would have thought: all that flapping about..... however, it's an effective study.

Not so! There are quite a few nude runs around the country and male runners do not complain!

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I painted this from a photograph taken long ago when I was young and fit. I decided to make it a nude study by removing the little clothing I was wearing at the time.

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Chris Howat

I started to paint seriously when I retired and attended a weekly class for a few years. After our teacher retired, our group continued to meet and we have found that this helps and encourages us. We have visiting artists to give workshops every month. I have tried all mediums except oils and loveā€¦

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