Author Archives: Hank Buffington

Rusty

I haven’t been painting lately and have had a lot on my mind so these felt stiff. 5 minute warm up. Similar pose as the warm up. Slower. More controlled. Disappointing so I stopped and tried to change gears. I … Continue reading

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Still Trying

I’m still trying at figure group. I like the short poses to explore and be courageous. That’s a lot of fun. But for the long pose I keep trying to be more academic and controlled. I want to take the … Continue reading

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Short Poses

Two 5 minute poses to start. Then 20 minute poses the rest of the morning.

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Figure

5 minute warm up 10 minute pose 20 minute poses And a 10 minute drawing to end the day

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Full Frontal

At figure group today I was front and center for the pose. I knew I was going to do single drawings for each of the 20 minute sessions rather than one long drawing today. I thought I’d move after each … Continue reading

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Tide Pool Again

This morning I painted the same tide pool I’ve painted several times before. The snowy owl is still here and hanging out on the refuge headquarters’ roof in the parking lot.

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Female Wrestler

I tried oils at figure group again.

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Windy

A beautiful windy morning today. Oils, 8×10”

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Ukrainian Blonde

We had a new model and I tried some new techniques today at figure group. A 5 minute pose A 10 minute pose I tried drawing with a brush first and liked it so I left it alone and finished … Continue reading

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Figure

Another day at figure group. Shorter poses are best for me. I try to do new things and slow down for the long poses, but I always destroy it. 3 minute poses 5 minute poses For the long pose I … Continue reading

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