Category Archives: self-portraits

Fun with Graphite

Graphite on Dura Lar is a fun combination – and here’s my COVID-19 selfie.

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Exercises or Exorcises? Did I mention a productive 3+ months?

WOW! I’m a bit amazed – I knew it but there’s nothing like a Catherine Kehoe  class to ramp up exploration and rethinking the work habits. This semester?  how little do you need to make a head? The vertical image … Continue reading

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How to use 2 mirrors for self portraits

Take 2 12 inch mirrors, duct tape them together on one side and prop up the mirrors so they reflect each other and you’ll see how you actually look to the rest of the world instead of the more familiar … Continue reading

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ANE – 2018: a Sense of Place

It’s been all about the painting, evocative, and atmospheric. This is a motley assortment of some of the paintings thus far, ranging from 6×6 to maybe 24×30 inches. Vera poses challenges that have me shaking up my work habits.

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On the easel 3/6/18 #WIP

Hmmmm, lots of work yet.

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Yes, 2 mirrors can eliminate the mirror image problem in self-portraits

Got the set-up worked out this afternoon. For details:

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