Notbook is an informal collection of ideas, paintings and photographs revealing the creative process of contemporary artist Chris Page. 



July 4, 2018
Amherst, Massachusetts




Two moments from a half hour walk at the Wentworth Conservation Area
Amherst, Massachusetts




Subtle shifts of awareness over 28 minutes
June 12, 2018
Fort River Conservation Trail
Hadley, MA


Short Walk


June 11, 2018
Wentworth Conservation Area
Looking backward while walking the beginning of the path before turning around


Two views of the path at the Wentworth Conservation Area in Amherst MA.
© Chris Page Artist

Pileated Evidence—Fort River 02.17.2018


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I came across evidence of recent Pileated Woodpecker activity. After returning to the studio I realized these photographs reveal a simple number sequence of one then two holes. I find a strange satisfaction in contemplating simple numbers.

Geese Calling Overhead


Fort River Walk 02.13.2018


Fort River Walk 02.12.2018


Water & Light


Watching Snow Fall


February 9, 2018


Walking Wentworth 02.04.2018


Fort River Walk 01.21.2018


Solstice Walk 2017

Solstice Walk 12-21-2017—Chris-Page-Art-1.jpg

4:06 p.m

Walking at sunset on the Winter Solstice 12.21.2017
Wentworth Conservation Area, Amherst MA


Walking the Sunset


Two Minutes Looking Up

11.21.2017 (the day before Thanksgiving) 5:04–5:06
SpaceTime 1-3




Walking Fort River Conservation Area—11.21.2017


Holland Glen

Holland Glen 11.16.2017

Walking the familiar after not visiting for many years

Gay Head Photos

Gay Head Series
Shot and processed film sometime in the 1980's. Scanned and printed 2017