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”
Moonlight Mist 12″ x 12″ Acrylic on Gessobord with 3/4″ Birch Sides. Wired to hang. Details to purchase here. Learning how to live with a certain acceptance that we can’t know it all helps in the letting go of those things we can’t control. This week, a lesson in letting go. I started painting withContinue reading “Beyond Color: Art Blog #10”
“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”
*Links to all blogs and tutorials are on the dropdown menu of Beyond Color: Tutorials & Blogposts at the top right of the page. My Beyond Color project is to create short video exercises called Art Bits and a Bird’s Eye View demo of how I build a 12 x 12″ abstract expressionist painting. TheContinue reading “Beyond Color: Tutorials & Blogposts”