‘Copper Pot’ 01.28.2017 Still Life in Acrylics Another great still life working on reflections of light and offsetting the warmth with the cools in the background. A bright, shiny copper pot on the stovetop. This is from a painting exercise from WillKempArtSchool.com Advertisements
Some live drawing sketches, playing around with different mediums in still life and human form.
This painting was a project to attempt to invert the color of a painting by a master. The original painting (shown below) was ‘Gauguin’s Chair’ by Vincent Van Gogh. 09.20.2015 The object of this painting was to reverse the coloration on a classic painting by a master. The tonal range was to be…
Waterglass Series: * Black and White * Blue and Orange I love the play of light through glass/crystal/ice. These paintings are acrylic paintings of the same subject – the first capturing the tonal range in black and white. The second strives to capture the same range, but in complementary colors of blues and oranges.
A portrait of my son in pencil, practicing tone matching.
A portrait of my son in pencil, practicing tone matching. 04.08.2015 Portrait in Graphite
This is an acrylic still life painting from an exercise from Will Kemp Art School. The subject is a study in reflection of oranges and pitchers on a mahogany table. I’ve included the ‘in progress’ images below. I loved this exercise. The glazing in the last stage just made the whole painting pop. The subject was…