Tag Archives: work in progress
Adding yellow to the mix. Still a long way to go. I haven’t done much of this kind of color mixing, using scumbles instead of mixing the color on the palette.
Continuing with red green. Still very red.
Getting back to oil painting after a long absence. Starting with two colors (red and green) plus white. And then started two more, for the practice. I’ll take these as far as I can with just these three colors, and … Continue reading
Another painting of Charlotte the rat terrier, in progress.
It’s coming along slowly. It was getting too harsh and dark. I wanted a looseness in the gouache, but gouache doesn’t run and spread the way transparent watercolor does, so I have to think differently about how to lay down … Continue reading
Larger painting of Canyons, in progress. Larger in this case is still pretty small, about book size.
Value sketch in prep for enlarging the Canyons painting.
Color sketch of canyon, for the series about walks my dog led me. This is my favorite spot, and I’ve tried several versions, trying to get the effect of the overarching branches, the steep slopes and the creek bed.