“Arrange with yourself not to see too many edges – only planes. Arrange with yourself not to see too many planes – only colour. Drawing is the root of it all. You can’t have rickety drawing."

“[Hans Hofmann] was known as a teacher whom the people can follow and be guided by without necessarily copying.”

– The Notebooks of M de Lange recording conversations with Flora Scales, 1982-1983


Basilica and Lighthouse, St Tropez, Southern France [BC021]
oil on canvas on board
398 x 330mm
The Fletcher Trust Collection, Wellington, New Zealand
Photo by Cheska Brown