Sit back, put your feet up for Pete’s sake, and grab your favorite beverage. Here’s the birth of a painting in all its missteps and right steps. Kinda like life. Read more about this painting on my art blog here.
“The Jewel Within” 12 x 12″ Acrylic on Gessobord with 3/4″ Birch Sides. Wired to hang. This painting started out covered in red, well, reds I should say…several of them. That is all I knew I wanted as I approached that initial dive onto the surface. As you can see, only a few reds peekContinue reading “Beyond Color: Art Blog #12”
“Autumn Winds” 12 x 12″ Acrylic on Gessobord with 3/4″ Birch Sides. Wired to hang. Details to purchase here. My backyard has been a feast for the eyes with a sugar maple tree. Front yard, too. We hit the fall bonus when we rented the house we are currently living in until we can figureContinue reading “Beyond Color: Art Blog #11”
“Courage” 12 x 12″ Acrylic on Gessobord with 3/4″ Birch Sides. Wired to hang. Details to purchase here. A abstract expressionist painting often begins with no idea as to the direction it will go. That’s the exciting part! I often start with choosing colors that “speak” to me that day, or colors that make meContinue reading “Beyond Color: Art Blog #8”
NEW! My painting videos are now free and shorter, averaging 12-15 minutes. Sit back, grab your favorite beverage and watch this painting evolve, all set to music…because music enhances everything! Click on the vimeo link below to watch “Phoenix Rising” take flight (couldn’t resist that analogy). https://vimeo.com/629207813
A Bird’s Eye View Painting Demo #2 Video: An acrylic painting demo using Wet-on-Dry painting method, adding Tints & Shades from Art Bit #2 tutorial. Watch the evolution of a 12×12″ painting using those two techniques. To enlarge the video, click on the vimeo logo bottom right. To see the finished painting, click here! ThisContinue reading “Beyond Color: Painting Demo #2”