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What is Abstract Art?

Have you ever been caught in awe admiring a work of art? Art is beautiful and can fascinate viewers with its vibrant colors, detailed strokes, and a variety of exotic and simple shapes. So, what is abstract art? Unlike any other form of art; the unique style of abstract art captivates the eyes, hearts, and […]

Where did the love blossom?

Painting has been Buddy LaHood’s passion for almost 50 years. His passion grew into a career as he wanted to create things for people, but where did it all start? “My parents did not paint and neither do my siblings,” said LaHood. “I have often wondered where this passion and ability came from. It brings […]

The show that created a boost

Buddy LaHood had a one-man art show at the Turner Center for the Arts from July 29, 2019 to Sept. 11, 2019. LaHood showcased his abstract and landscape pieces to the people in attendance. “The opening night was a big success with about 150 people attending,” he said. “I sold 10 of my paintings and […]

Accept your style: Buddy LaHood’s positivity

The technique comes as Buddy LaHood feels the emotions associated with positivity and love. The abstract expressionist paintings he creates are a part of his joy for the world.  “I consider myself an abstract expressionist artist,” said LaHood. “The word expressionist infers passion. Most of my paintings are very loose and free.  I am not […]

The journey to LaHood’s style

Buddy LaHood’s art came from his love for God and nature. Although he did not recognize this passion as a boy, his love for art now shines through his style of the strokes.  “When I was about 15 or 16 I got some paints and tried to copy a painting by Winslow Homer of some […]

Covid-19 & My Art

April 21, 2020 Art, specifically painting, is a major part of my life.  It is relaxing, enjoyable, energizing, satisfying, and fun.  It is one of the best ways I have found to express myself.  I usually paint a little or allot every day in my wonderful studio.  I am so very blessed to have a […]