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The Velazquez Prize: Finishing

I have decided to give an account of where I have left off in examining the painting techniques and completing a painting using these methods. Unfortunately, by the time I was ready to do a large and significant picture in the manner of Velazquez, I had open heart surgery which took months to recover from. 388 more words


Unboxing a new idea..?

One of my favourite things about the process of making art is being able to explore a range of different mediums. Whether it’s pencil, pastel, ink, or paint – each medium seems to have a vibe of its own. 392 more words


Wanderer No.2

This week’s painting was based more closely upon a real Bob Ross tutorial and I thought I’d choose a fairly simple one to get a handle on the basics. 298 more words

Creative Process

Wanderer: An Evaluation

So I’m excited to have another try with my oil paints and this week I’m  planning to choose an episode of ‘The Joy of Painting’ to give me more guidance in some of the weaker areas of my first attempt. 573 more words

Creative Process

October ARTifact Page

I finally finished my ARTifact contribution for October.  I’ve been sending in my pages pretty reguarly to Seth Apter’s blog http://thealteredpage.blogspot.com/2017/10/artifacts-september-2017.html

I did a couple new things that I liked on this page.  638 more words

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