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My Current Flesh Tones Palette

I've had quite a few people ask about my flesh tones palette. There are probably nearly as many ways to mix flesh tones [...]

By | May 18th, 2018|Art Theory, Artwork, Conservation & Best Practices|5 Comments

Ad Astra! A finished Painting.

The painting is finished! When last we saw our astronaut, she was painted in full color with the exception of her flight suit. [...]

Now for the Fun Part…

As much fun as the Earth, the Milky Way, The moon, and the space stations were to paint, and as lovely as they [...]

By | February 20th, 2018|Art Theory, Artwork, Painting Progress|2 Comments

Stars Above, Blue Skies Below

I did finally finish the underpainting, and after a few days the paint had dried sufficiently that the effect of the reflective glare [...]

By | February 13th, 2018|Art and Science, Art Theory, Available, Painting Progress|0 Comments

A Quick ‘How Far We Can Go’ Progress Report…

Well, it’s been ‘another few days’, and the underpainting is still not finished. My attention for the past week or so has been [...]

By | January 30th, 2018|Art Theory, Painting Progress|4 Comments

Time For Some Under-painting….In Spaaaaaace!

Once I have a final to-scale drawing for the composition finished, the next step in my process is to transfer that drawing to [...]

By | January 28th, 2018|Art and Science, Art Theory, Painting Progress|0 Comments

Brainstorming a Project

I was asked whether or not I do sketches for a composition before I hire a model or go looking for additional reference [...]

By | January 8th, 2018|Art Theory, Artwork, Miscellaneous, Painting Progress|0 Comments

The Cliffs Have Color!

Color work is progressing on the Daedalus Commission, and as promised, I'm posting a new image now that I have most of the [...]

By | September 21st, 2017|Art Theory, Artwork, Painting Progress|0 Comments

Icarus’s New Wings, and Color!

Whew! It's been a busy...wow...almost two months since I posted images of the completed under-painting for the Icarus/Daedalus commission painting. I have finally [...]

By | September 13th, 2017|Art Theory, Artwork, Painting Progress|0 Comments

Icarus/Daedalus Commission Update

Hello, everyone! Yes, I'm still alive. And I've been working. On paintings. Well, on a painting. For the last couple of months, I've [...]

By | July 18th, 2017|Art and Science, Art Theory, Artwork, Painting Progress|6 Comments
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