The First Painter

The first painter I ever met was in New Haven, Connecticut.  Actually, I didn’t meet him.  I should say the first painter I ever saw was when as a child I was riding in the backseat of my father’s car.  We were driving under the overpass to route 91 on Humphrey Street.  There under the overpass was a man with a portable easel set up and painting on canvas.  I knew what that was … Read more