Every once in a while, we pick an artist to emulate or copy. Today our teach chose for us to copy a painting by Henri Matisse.
I took the original back in 2007 when visiting friend in Melbourne, Australia. I still love this image so much. Continue reading Beach Creatures
Another sunset painting. I’m more comfortable doing paintings like this. Finished today, July 26th. Continue reading Sunset
This is still very much a work in progress. I have a lot of difficulty with structures: buildings, bridges, and so on. Here I’m working out perspective of those arches. Continue reading stone arch bridge, minneapolis
Another vase and flowers image. This was fun to do. I love the way things came out, but I’d also prefer them to have a bit more depth of value. Everything sort of flattened out when it dried down. I do like the way the vase turned out as well. I’ve always been a little scared of doing glass, but I think I got it okay here. Continue reading Vase and Flowers