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Fourth Grade Stuffed Animal Still Life Drawing

I start off fourth grade art each year by bringing in a koala stuffed animal and we discuss breaking it down into simple shapes. This particular stuffed animal has very defined shapes. 168 more words


Grand Adventure

Grand Adventure, 36 x 36, oil on linen

This painting composition created itself. I have been wanting to use some of my vintage suitcases in a painting for quite some time but couldn’t get excited about any of the ideas I was coming up with. 69 more words


September Online Adoption Event

Head on over to Chance Upon Art’s Facebook page between now and September 20, 2014. If you like the post with the painting, you will be entered into the drawing to adopt (win) this painting. 29 more words


Something worn

It’s nice when you mix old with new or combines a worn thing together with shiny new. It becomes personalised & not overwhelmingly ambitious – that’s sometimes rather liberating.  120 more words

Homes / Interiors

Life goes on?

I’ve written a series of posts here about my wife, Leslie’s, death and how I’ve coped with her loss. I feel like I should conclude this somehow but am not sure how. 406 more words


Kurt Anderson and his flower still life

Kurt Anderson is an American painter that gained the recognition for his amazing flower still life and some figurative objects, like an antient vase, statues and ceramic dishware. 93 more words

Contemporary Art