Lemons in Light / 6×8 / oil on canvas on board / email to purchase I’ve been working really hard on “getting” translucency, and this one felt good. These came out really well. The shadow is good and I captured the translucency well.
Painted from living room; the colors were too washed out and not quite right. Scrubbed.
Tues, orange halves. Oil on canvas board, 6×8. Feb 24.
Mon, whole orange, orange pieces and a glass. too much, not enough time. came out well, though. Oil on canvas board, 6×8. Feb 23, 2009.
Sun Feb 22. 3 daisies in glass. 1.5 hours.
Sat, Feb 21. Daisy in jar. took 3 hours. I’m working on painting the thing without all the details.
Fri, Feb 20, 2009, 10am nap. Lemon and 2 oranges. I got my missing oil colors in the mail and did my first oil painting in a while. It was nice working in oil, but now i need to figure out ventalation! And I think my ultramarine is not very good – if I cant …
Thurs, Feb 19th, 11am nap. 2 grapes. Color came out much better. 6×8, acrylic on canvas board.
Weds, Feb 18th, 7pm, Watermellon. Had to repaint 3 times. Color’s much better. 6×8, acrylic on canvas board.
Weds, Feb 18th, 2pm (nap time). Painting grapes again. Working on using thinner paint as a wash. Colors came out better but not quite enough contrast and color yet. 6×8, acrylic on bristol.