Sunday, August 31, 2008

Heirloom Tomato (sold)

Heirloom Tomato, oil on linen, 5" X 7", 2008

So all the cool kids* have been doing tomatoes lately, not to mention Abbey Ryan who's been doing 'em for awhile, so I thought I'd take a swing too...

*Daily Paintworks
and their toms:

Justin Clayton

Belinda Del Pasco

Aaron Lifferth

Tom Brown

Sarah Wimperis

Michael Naples

Karin Jurick

Peter Yesis

Carol Marine

Oh, and Duane Keiser too!


Mary Sheehan Winn said...

In Florida, they call these, 'ugli-ripes' and there's a dispute over selling them in competition with the tasteless tomato clones,.

Jason Waskey said...

Hi Mary,

What sort of dispute? That seems sort of weird...

They do taste pretty good though!