Ed. All 3 paintings have been sold. Delighted that 3 of my flower paintings from last summer have been selected for VIVID Expressions of Intense Color. Hope you can visit the exhibition.
Today was gloriously 50 degrees! a “get some fresh air while painting” kind of day. It was a quick painting session to try out painting on aluminum flashing – yes, the same stuff that’s on your roof. When the 3 coats of acrylic gesso were dry; I got out the door and into the “wild”.Continue reading “Trying something different at the Lake”
There’s been a lot of time spent burning fuel on Route 2 but this autumn should be more focused with Vermont at its best.
Here’s some gouache floral studies from the past 6 weeks – perfect for sweaty evenings during this scorching summer.
Graphite on Dura Lar is a fun combination – and here’s my COVID-19 selfie.
A quiet Saturday afternoon with my gouache and a handful of carnations. Nice to paint after all the ink drawings that I’ve been doing. In other living room/studio work, I’m taking tentative attempts with silver point and gessoing panels for using with my new acrylics that arrived this week.
And then I have been sketching, mostly with a Japanese brush pen that still seems awkward. Just keeping things simple, like meditation.
I don’t have oil paints at home where I’ve been since March 13. I do have gouache, an opaque water soluble paint. A quick visit to my studio a month ago made clear to me that it wasn’t a good idea for me. I do miss miss my art neighbors. And then I’ll open thisContinue reading “Dead flowers – is it a Corona thing?”