I tried to ask him if he wanted to keep his paintbrush parallel to the pencil behind his ear. At first I wanted him to do this while painting, but it didn’t work. Then we tried it apart from the act. It’s a pity he’s laughing.
parallel pencil, photo, India, 2009
schuin staan, photo, USA, 2013
binnenzak buitenzak parallel, note, The Netherlands, 2004