10.28.2012 – ‘Cherry’

My second attempt in acrylics, a cherry.  This one went a little more smoothly, and fresh finished I am reasonably pleased.  Will look at it with fresh eyes after a break, but I had fun, so we’re all good. An exercise from Will Kemp’s website (WillKempArtSchool.com)

10.26.2012 – ‘Seascape’

My attempt at a seascape in acrylics after watching Will Kemp’s videos on color mixing and on this particular practice painting.  Enjoyed all the videos and information on the website and enjoying trying to research actually how to paint other than just slapping paint at canvas and hoping it sticks.  😉  I’m actually enjoying reading…

10.23.2012 – ‘Diet Pepsi Can’

Tonight’s subject, this can of caffeine free diet pepsi I am drinking.  Originally I was just going to draw the pop tab, but kept moving out and expanding.  At some point from pop top to the whole can silhouette I shifted perspective, so the top ended up too round/side ended up too long.  Overall, though,…

It’s been a long time…

This blog has been created as an online record of my foray back into the artistic world.  I very much used to enjoy doodling and drawing early in life, painting, pastels, whatever I could get my hands on.  Vet school and the journey to board certification in Surgery, raising and showing Australian Shepherds,  and starting…