Red pears in August

becoming, Oil, Painting, Still Life

I got new paints!! Grumbacher pre-tested. I love them. I could totally feel a difference. It felt so juicy. Yay. So happy!



Painting, toys

I hadn’t painted in a while, so I made this simple image to practice control of the paint. 

I’ve been planning to work with this image for a while. It is from a picture of my uncle as a boy. It was his toy.

I had to blow the image way up to work from it. That led to some interesting abstraction