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3rd Grade Self Portraits & Goal Setting

I have a tough group of 3rd graders this year.  Not to say that mine are more tough than anyone.  Simply, they’re tough.  The class rosters, as we later learned, put some kids together that basically fuel each others fire.  551 more words


Warm and Cool Colors

At last! I progressed to the section in the Tate Watercolor Manual * that discusses the technique of Joseph Mallord William Turner.  His lifetime spanned the late 18th century to the mid 19th century and made most inventive use of the pigments at his disposal and those new ones developed within his lifetime, according to the authors of my manual. 255 more words

Personal Stories

Turner Sunset

Today’s watercolor experiment:

I warmed up today with a warm and cool color juxtaposition exercise. Hopefully this prepared me fore a Turneresque study of a sunset. 169 more words

Personal Stories

Black Lines(Artwork)

“Black Lines” by Vasili Kandinsky. It has a Fauvism style to it. The artwork has a bit more cool colors than warm ones. He quit his lucrative job as a lawyer when he saw an artwork which resonated with him. 193 more words

Acrylic Painting - Rocky Shore

Acrylic on gessoed hardboard panel

8 X 10  inches

© 2008 Phil Morin

Hi everyone , sorry for my long absence from this blog. Summertime was a very busy time for me  but I will be posting again before too long.Thank you for viewing my paintings  ! Take care !

Acrylic Painting