Verticals

Verticals

Posted by on Apr 25, 2017 in Blog | No Comments

I’ve been painting a lot of horizontal compositions lately. Not intentionally but “landscape” orientations often come naturally when painting landscapes. I decided my next painting would be vertical, that is, a “portrait” orientation. Well at least that was how it was going to start. Here is the latest on my easel, it’s still a work in progress.

The Edges of Things

The Edges of Things

Posted by on Apr 15, 2017 in Blog | No Comments

I’m finding that I’ve been really interested in edges lately in my painting. I’m not talking about the outer edges of the piece, although those can be interesting too, I’m talking about where shapes, colors, and lines meet.

Skinny Dipping

Skinny Dipping

Posted by on Apr 1, 2017 in Blog | No Comments

As the painting neared completion the foreground cliffs were still mostly intact
I hesitated at first
But I knew what I needed to do…