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5 Days Left...

Anyone who remembers last year’s piece, or has watched the Halloween YouTube video I released at the start of the month, will know that giving the figure a textured zombie appearance is a big part of creating this character. 30 more words


6 Days Until Halloween

I think you can start to see how it relates to last year’s Halloween painting. The colour scheme is much the same and I’m planning on having the character herself looking like the same person. 58 more words

Gothic Art

Count down to Halloween with me!

I couldn’t resist the urge to create an all new Halloween Special again this year – and I think it’s going to be even better than last years! 128 more words


Jardin du Luxembourg, July

Just a beautiful scene from summer vacation to get back into things.

I’ve been matting and framing and planning the past few weeks for a few open studio events and it didn’t leave me any inspiration to paint. 28 more words


Today's Struggles

I’ve been bummed about how my artwork practice has been going lately, but today was better.

It’s not that today’s painting attempt was so was so wonderful, but I felt encouraged.  1,377 more words

The Painting Process

Weekly Painting Week 96 Winter Sunrise

Leaving some details undone, this one focuses on the Starkness…Winter is Coming.

Serene Winter sunrise on a path through the mountains. Feel the cold breath in your lungs, see the grasses clinging to life, the promise of the sunrise that Spring will come again. 23 more words

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Weekly Painting Week 94 ATAT gathering

ok that is just the working title.. square canvases are challenging, this one started out as a landscape and was a bit too empty. Now it is a horse painting, going to finish this up as soon as it sets up a little- I used a combination of gamsol and linseed, very nice result. 24 more words

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