Feb 16, 2014

Live Oak Allee - Graphite Study

Graphite Study for Live Oak Allee
Back to in the studio & it feels good.  Above is a sketch for 'Live Oak Allee', a commissioned painting.  It was a bit of a struggle getting the composition balanced or to a place where I felt it was interesting.  I think I struggled because my paintings typically focus on the tree as subject and this is more about the path.  A fun challenge I must say.  Paint on.

Knotted Maple with Fireflies - The Struggle is Real.

Knotted Maple with Fireflies , 24x36" oil on board I struggled with this painting. While there are struggles with most all painting...