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The Egg Case

Had I lived in the late-1800s, there’s a good chance I would have been a bird egg collector. Backyard collecting, exchanges, and sales were popular during the Victorian era, and I can see easily the appeal of amassing a collection to study and admire. 192 more words


Vermilion vs. Viridian 

Here’s another attempt to improve my florals. I added a bit of olive green and light hooker’s green to viridian green here. For the flower, I used mostly cadmium red with a touch of cad orange and a bit of alizarin crimson, preserving some white areas per the advice of some good artist friends a few days ago. 124 more words


Richmond Workshop: After Action Report

We are just back from the USK workshop in Richmond VA, held in conjunction with the exhibition on Urban Sketching at the Virginia Center for Architecture. 163 more words