Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Some Whiskey Bottles

Here's another, in warm light instead. Getting the hang of mixing oil colors, going to work on drawing and expression next.

Oil on 6"x8" canvas panel:

Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Rag, Palette Cup, Ceramic Cup & Palette Knife

The fun and learning continues. I quite enjoyed tackling the cool overcast light from the window. 4hrs, oils on a 6"x8" canvas panel:

Thursday, August 11, 2011

New Pencil

I just bought a woodless pencil (Cretacolor Monolith 2B). I love it! *throws away clutch pencil that likes to break while sharpening*

Monday, August 1, 2011

Broken Graphite

My pencil nib likes to break under sharpening, leaving a flat jagged broken stump. So I decided I won't sharpen it any more and just draw with the stump. Take that, pencil!