12″ x 16″ | Oil on canvas | In studio Painting the human figure with expression and emotion is the challenge for the artist, for the model its a meditative session called counting drips! Well not really ….. I just thought, its a cool title for this painting! Figurative Section of my website – has more paintings just posted.
Plein-air study on location at Dutton Island, Jacksonville. FL The photos show this painting at different stages. The plein air set up with umbrella this cuts down the light on the canvas. It can be easy to paint too dark outdoors because there is so much light. When you get the painting inside they look like mud, the umbrella helps cut out some light. Remember to paint a little bit lighter than you see when painting “plein air”. 12″ x
36″ x 36″ | Extravagant Gesture by Claire J Kendrick | Worley Faver Gallery Art Walk in St Augustine is the first Friday of every month – the next event is Apil 6th, 2012. The Worley Faver Gallery welcomes you to the Spring Flowers Show. The gallery is located on America’s Oldest Street at 11 Aviles Street in down…town St. Augustine. Worley and Dena Faver opened the Gallery to promote Worley’s hand built unique sculpted pottery. They also exhibit stunning
Update – If you missed the big plein air painting invitational at the Arboretum this past week, there are still opportunities to see and purchase some of the incredible work produced by talented artists. April 2 – 6: Art displayed at the Gala will remain in Gallery L on the mezzanine level of the Wells Fargo Center (former Modis Building), located at 1 Independent Drive. Plan to stop in during First Wednesday Art Walk from 5-9 p.m. April 4. This
Guana Morning | 12″ x 12″ | The Worley Faver Gallery, St Augustine When you arrive at a great spot to paint, sometimes deciding what to paint can be a challenge. Edit, edit, edit then squint and choose the view that will interest you and hold your attention. This view was stunning but given the time of year was flat on the value scale so I had fun making some of those color vibrations yet still making the painting
Plein air paintings on location at Washington Oaks, working quickly before the t-storms started. Keep posted for a bigger painting I am working on in the studio, I’m using the small studies done on location as reference. Rain Cloud | 8” x 10” | In studio T- Storm | 8” x 10” | In studio