Category: Water Color Painting

  • A Little Bit of Everything

    That’s what I’ve been up to. There have been some major changes, most of which would be boring to anyone but me. There are some fun things I’ve been working on though. One, I have a new set up for speed painting videos and since I’m currently doing a 30 paintings in 30 days challenge, […]

  • Meg, 2-4-09 (40 Minutes)

    Meg, 2-4-09 (40 Minutes)

    Meg This is Meg. This model was a bad two weeks for me. I don’t have anything against her, but I hate drawing her. She is near impossible. Her coloring is difficult as well. Every time I sat down I happened to be in mostly shadow and her shadows tend to be grey.¬†We were supposed […]

  • Sketchbook 2

    Sketchbook 2

    This is over a couple of days. Maybe 3 or 4 hours total.

  • Sketchbook

    Sketchbook

    This is a fountain just south of the art institute. It started raining 15 minutes into the painting, but I really like what the paint was doing.

  • Gesture Paintings

    Gesture Paintings
  • Nude Female

    Nude Female

    This painting started out as being an exercise in a loose, fast technique and trying to use colors. I am very happy with the way it turned out.

  • Plein Air Painting (1st time)

    Plein Air Painting (1st time)

    This is a close up of my favorite part of the daffodil painting.

  • One Hour Painting of Joe

    One Hour Painting of Joe

    A Quick Painting of Joe   This painting is done in one hour only. A quick painting of Joe. I had to make up a project during the week we used a model and he was kind enough to sit in for me.

  • First Still Life

    First Still Life

    This is my second water color painting. My first still life. I love the way it turned out too. It’s an African figurine, a plaster hand w/ broken fingers and a shell. I love the shadow from the figure and the shell. At the beginning of the class that shell didn’t look like anything, but […]