Ceres Bakery wood print by Francois Lamothe. Bring your artwork to life with the texture and added depth of a wood print. Your image gets printed directly onto a sheet of 3/4" thick maple wood. There are D-clips on the back of the print for mounting it to your wall using mounting hooks and nails (included).
Ceres Bakery is actually on Penhallow Street in Portsmouth, NH. Besides having the most delicious baked goods, they also have the best clam chowder... more
Ceres Bakery is actually on Penhallow Street in Portsmouth, NH. Besides having the most delicious baked goods, they also have the best clam chowder in the region (on select days.) This is number 014 of a series of Shopfronts of Portsmouth painted in the spring and summer of 2014. This was a commission by Michelle's Bistro on Market Square which has a series of 6 Portsmouth Restaurants in their Lounge overlooking Market Square.
About Francois Lamothe
The new profile picture has a story. A commission of Harpoon Willy's dockside restaurant in Portsmouth, the buyer wanted to return to a time 10+ years ago when St. John's Episcopal church on the hill was still visible. Temporal artistic license.
Back to the biography....In 1974, solidifying a lifelong interest in drawing, Francois took an oil painting course. You might say he took time for a career, family and life in general for 27 years (hey, we all have times like that.) In 2001, he renewed his interest in painting . A lifelong camera bug, he had developed an understanding of composition,light and color .He is self taught with his art- with the help of the odd seminar. He is a member of the Plein Air Painters of Maine....