Gouache Sketch 6″x8″, Enjoy!
Oil on Linen Panel, 6″x6″
The Umbrella tells a story of longing. The Umbrella is left unfurled, it is not leaning against the wall,… just thrown on the ground. Maybe the umbrella is hers, the color gives it away…
I have been planning to paint this statue for a while at the Dallas Arboretum. Finally got around to it. Oil on Linen Panel, size 6″x8″.
I have started doing value sketches, before starting a painting. I highly recommend it, to get a feel for color notes. They don’t have to be perfect, just quick and dirty to get a feel for what you are going to do. Here is one for the above painting.