Wednesday, January 27, 2010

pencil sketch

study of twos; trains, fuel towers and trucks

Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Saturday, January 23, 2010

pure colors/intention

shadow study, one stroke with intention.

Friday, January 22, 2010

beach study

complimentary color scheme, mixing the two for the shadows and neutrals

Thursday, January 21, 2010

Wednesday, January 20, 2010

tree studies

all in the brushes, a very light touch

Tuesday, January 19, 2010

watercolor day 4

cloud study, value study, study....

Monday, January 18, 2010

watercolor analysis

snow scene, complimentary colors

watercolor studies: 2 views

dark, light. dark, light.'s all about value.

Saturday, January 16, 2010

2010 new approach

Paper too...experiment with many brushes as well.
15 paintings before satisfaction gained in the process...flow?

Sunday, January 10, 2010

value study

Mapping a plan:
Create a 'road map'
Defining the light direction;
Squint! See the darks and lights;
Define the
light tones, mid tones and base tones
Value scale is key in defining the forms.

A good composition too?

Saturday, January 9, 2010


winter trees

architectural botanical

Looking towards between right now.

Thursday, January 7, 2010