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One shape of color at a time

Tonight I decided to try a new process of painting. My previous way was to build up the whole painting fairly evenly, moving quickly, building values and colors all over the surface evenly. 135 more words

Painting

WORTH REPEATING

This subject was addressed a long time ago, but it is so critically important that it bears repeating. Of course, it’s about values because, without a thorough understanding of them, you cannot create significant paintings. 411 more words

Classical Academic System

PART 6, CLASSICAL ACADEMIC APPROACH, CHARCOAL DRAWING AND INDIA INK

Kind Readers,

My sincerest apologies for the extended hiatus since my last post. There has been a long illness in my family that required my full attention, but gratefully, the outcome was positive. 912 more words

Old Masters

Still Life Painting Demonstrations for the classroom.

The following images are some examples of still life paintings I worked on in the classroom for students in order to demonstrate the painting process.  The objects are random, chosen and arranged only for the purposes of color and shape design.    445 more words

Art

Dessins préparatoires | Sample

Ces dessins sont préparatoires à ceux  que je présenterai en galerie l’automne prochain. Je dessine répétitivement les mêmes scènes  pour que mon geste soit plus fluide, pour mieux placer les personnages soient mieux placés et pour atteindre un effet dramatique. 129 more words

Peinture

mirrors of the soul

I have delightedly been invited to have my work represented in a soon to be published book of Philadelphia area artists and so my scramble has begun. 301 more words

Art

painting a black french bulldog

The process of painting a black dog is definitely a huge challenge for me. It is so tempting to just use black and try to paint what you see. 86 more words