Monday, October 12, 2009
Treasures 36"x 48" oil on canvas (work in progress)
I am continuing to lay color down, tweaking one next to another. Following my studies, and not losing the form that was created by the grisaille. I am waiting to paint the tissue. Most likely because I want it to be fresh, and true to the colors that I originally saw when I began. Two of the boxes have intricate designs. I don't want to be distracted when I begin. It is a slow process, but I am able to see progress after each sitting.
Here is the charcoal of the still life that was done: