Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Teapot & Cherries revised
As you can see I changed the background color of the last painting I posted. I just felt everything was too cold and it needed more color. Backgrounds are always challenging and once I posted it I thought "it's just not pretty" So what do you think? Improved? Should I head back to the easel? Painting is so hard, lol. I love it and the challenging part of it keeps me coming back.
Posted by Barbara Pask at 3:25 PM 2 comments:
Saturday, July 26, 2014
Teapot & Cherries
Hi there, I recently finished this, painted from a set up. This is oil on a 12" x 12" stretched canvas. I love this old teapot and cherries are always such fun to paint.
Posted by Barbara Pask at 8:32 PM 6 comments:
Friday, July 18, 2014
Demo at co-op
Posted by Barbara Pask at 5:58 PM 8 comments:
Saturday, July 12, 2014
I had such a great day today! I went to Waynesville Ohio and competed in a Quick Draw. We had three hours and you can draw or paint. I chose to paint and completed a 8" x 10" in two hours. Sometimes I think it's best to quick early and chance picking it to death just because you have time. I framed my very wet oil painting and set it on my easel. I won! Feels so great to be coming home a winner. It's up and down with this painting life, something good happens and then rejection. Today's a wonderful day!
Posted by Barbara Pask at 2:22 PM 6 comments:
Sunday, July 6, 2014
Hanging with my best bud
Hi there, I painted this recently from a reference photo I took in the park behind where I live. I loved the shot the moment I took it, such great lighting. This is oil on a 8" x 10" stretched canvas.
Posted by Barbara Pask at 1:07 PM 4 comments:
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