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Saturday, September 18, 2010

Giveaway Results and More

And So It Begins...

This may look like scribbles but it is actually the beginning of the large diptych mentioned a few blogs ago.  The canvas is 60" x 48", the subject is Tahoe Rocks depicted above and below the surface.  This is the bottom, or lower,  canvas.

After applying a coat of black gesso to the canvas I sketch in the outlines for the rocks with a bit of titanium white, thinned so there will not be ridges.  These lines give me a guide when I begin to paint.

After selecting my color palatte, I begin applying the paint to canvas and get lost in the process.  Come back to the blog to watch the progress of this painting.

Giveaway Results:

Two people receive the painting...  

Boyles Family Farms
Robert Nutcher
(and no, they won't have to ship it back and  forth or cut it in half.  I will give another)


And to you others who participated and were interested, please check back as I will do this again, give away a painting.

1 comment:

  1. Congrats to the winners and I love seeing your process and the under drawing!