Posts made in November, 2013

november 22, 2013

Posted by on Nov 22, 2013 in painting | 0 comments

bridge at sunsetThis is finished and I’m pretty pleased with it. I firmed up the bridge today, decayed it, and then made the sheep bigger. And yes, that does mean the trees on the left are giant.

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november 20, 2013

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bridge at sunsetThis one’s nearly done. I’ve spent the evening painting tiny trees and tiny sheep and I began to build a bridge.

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november 15, 2013

Posted by on Nov 15, 2013 in painting | 1 comment

sunset2A quick perusal of my paintings will tell you that I don’t often work with bold and bright colors in the sky – I usually prefer variants of dark blue or green or gray. But I’m kind of liking how this is turning out. That sky looks like lava!

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november 13, 2013

Posted by on Nov 13, 2013 in painting | 0 comments

bridgeThis is a portion of a commission I’m working on. I’ve sketched in the basic elements and applied the initial layer of paint. I’m going to go out on a limb here and say that this will take me about a week.

I really enjoy this stage of painting – the images have begun to emerge from the canvas and I can go in and begin to pull out the details.

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november 11, 2013

Posted by on Nov 11, 2013 in stories | 0 comments

the tower and the bird iconHere’s the story that goes with The Tower and the Bird.

The sea was green and blue and sparkled in the evening light. She stood at the window in the tower and watched as the sun slowly slipped toward the golden waves…

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