It’s too hot to paint, but I need to finish him! If I paint for a couple of hours, then maybe I’ll take Rupert for an ice cream…
I’m done marking out the color composition and can get into it, now! I kind of like how his head is too big for the canvas. And this is a 48″ x 36″ canvas.
Dozer is coming along. (Oh, wait. He’s a Newf. I just realized how apropos that sentence is.)
Dozer is a Newfoundland. (An especially cute one, actually!) He has a great smile, which will fill this 48″ x 36″ canvas. This isn’t the best quality picture, but it will be updated soon…
Oops. I did finish this a while ago – just never posted it!
I wanted to finish one more painting for Somerville Open Studios last weekend, and figured I could use a different, messier approach with the paint, and – oh, just whip this up on Friday night. I was delusional. It was a reminder that we have styles all our own and my style is not somethingContinue reading “Silly Cece in Sepia”
Dennie is finished.
While my work was hanging at True Grounds, no painting elicited more emails and phone calls than this one. Some were very touching, even (and I so appreciated them!). As I wrote when I first started Blue, he is a big, mushy explosion of joy. While I was painting him, I was hoping that thatContinue reading “Mr. Blue, finito”
Blue is looking more like a character out of a children’s book, and I can’t help but notice the way that each of the dogs have been represented so differently, in style and technique and all. In working from my subconscious (as I know we do), I find it interesting that Blue the Pit BullContinue reading “Blue, getting there…”
I have so much still to do on this (the whole face and tongue!), so I think I’d best get painting rather than being on the interwebs…