This painting started out with good intentions.. mainly, of having a meadow, with long grassy stalks everywhere.. now, why is it, when using acrylic paint, no matter how much you 'work' the painting, the colors just seem to fade into the canvas and disappear?Continue
Am an upcoming artist,but with time I hope to make it big in this profession,I love art and it has been my passion since childhood.
I created some paintings which I would love to share with everyone.Hope you like them.
Added by Abel Bondi Otieno on March 12, 2011 at 3:45 — No Comments
'Waipu Cove Stream' - 8x10" - Oil on Board
Hi guys, had a sweet day to day - the surf AND sky looked good at Waipu Cove so I took my surfboard and my…Continue
Added by Richard Robinson on March 4, 2011 at 19:00 — No Comments
Hi guys, ever done this before? Take a scene and try different coloured lighting in it - one cool, one warm. Very 'enlightening'. This is to give the client a colour choice in the final large painting, to try out slightly different composition options and also to satisfy my own curiosity. Personally I prefer the one on the right, so I'm hoping the client will choose…Continue
Had a great day yesterday painting with Diane Boucher at Waipu Cove under a tree - taking our time, having coffee and num-nums - very nice. Below is the progression of the painting...
Added by Richard Robinson on March 2, 2011 at 9:56 — No Comments
Well Ralph Waldo Emerson Today I have certainly tryed something beyond what I have already done so hopefully I will grow. ( In the painting sence that is )
Starting at 9:30 am and packing up at 4:30 pm Richard R endevoured to help me better understand the process of plenair painting and having faith in that process. A challenge Richard I know but one I enjoyed immensly. Obviously as it is now 12hrs. latter 9;33 pm and I am still looking at todays effort.Thank you. C…Continue