Sunday, August 19, 2007

Pastel Sketch

Vacation's been great and I've been sketching some along the way. I picked up some pastel pencils to fool around with. Here's one I'm fond of.


Still Life, In Progress

Before heading out on vacation I started working on a still life composition . . . . here's the set up:

drawing and initial block in:

first pass at hitting the major color notes:


Thursday, August 02, 2007

Power Drill

Didn't go to figure drawing tonight but managed to finish off my latest effort from the past few evenings on the porch. Yup, that's my trusty Makita. 6 x 8, linen mounted on baltic birch.