Author Archives: Hank Buffington

Cemetery

It’s that time of year for cemetery paintings. I’m trying to let the gouache run loose.

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Another Gouache

Here’s another gouache sketch. I used some watercolors with it today also.

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Gouache

I started playing with gouache. It was so windy I had to sit in my minivan to paint this.

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Black Point

This morning I walked down to the beach in our neighborhood.

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Nor’easter

We’ve been having a nor’easter the past few days. I couldn’t resist going out to paint, but the rain prevented me from finishing.

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Figure Group

Today’s figure work.

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30-Day Challenge

Twice a year an easel company sponsors a contest. The challenge is to paint something from life every day of the month and post it to social media. At the end of the month they randomly choose a few people … Continue reading

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September Selfie

My annual self portrait. I did a time lapse video of this. It’s on my Facebook page. I did most of it with a limited palette of quinacridone crimson, Naples yellow, and cerulean blue. I had to add some darker … Continue reading

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Pregnant

Our model today was pregnant. I focused on her head.

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Recent Figure

My kids had a Saturday off from their activities so that meant a morning of figure drawing for me! 15 minute pose in my sketchbook. 10 minute pose. The rest of these are 20 minute poses.

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