Are You Sitting Down?

Are You Sitting Down?

If you’re not sitting down, you might want to do that now. I’ve decided to start posting to my blog again, at least on an experimental basis. For the past year almost, I’ve entertained the thought that art blogs may be a thing of the past. After all,...

Bristol Savages artist outing plein air 2019 #5

Bristol Savages artist outing plein air 2019 #5

Tewkesbury, UK, 15" x 11" My final and 5th plein air of the day at Tewkesbury, just before getting back on the coach for the trip back to Bristol.  A view of the Bell Inn/Hotel, opposite the Abbey.  Somehow, this ended up being rather dark, going alm...

Justyna Wierzchowiecka

Justyna Wierzchowiecka

Justyna Wierzchowiecka Work from Museum Studies. “Most of the things have been photographed. Images circulating amongst the photo documentations or collections projected on the screens of our devices originate an obvious debate over the presence of a...

Via Arsenale, Livorno #2

Via Arsenale, Livorno #2

Livorno, Italy, 15" x 11" Via Arsenale, from the port to the town.  A busy road with lots of port traffic.  I ended up with bands of cool and warm - cool sky, warm buildings then cool foreground and shadows.  Not sure what was happening in the bottom...

Canvas Art

Canvas Art "Water"

Paint the skin Paint the hair Paint the clothes Paint the water Paint the background Paint the line & eye :.+*:.+*:.+*   Completion  *+.:*+.:*+.: Madoka Kinoshita 2019 Canvas art “Water” Acrylic paint on Canvas Size 23 6/7 "x 31 5/8" in (60.6 x 80.3...

Folding Chair

Folding Chair

Figure drawing is all about folding chairs. Every place I go has every variation of old folding chair ever sold. From cheap falling apart plastic to ancient 20 pound metal ones, they are all accounted for. The trick is to grab a good one. The model s...