Author Archives: Hank Buffington

Valentine’s Day

I got to spend my Valentine’s Day with a naked lady! All 20 minute poses. This was the only one I didn’t hate.

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Flip

Figure group today. About 45 minutes on the front. And about 40 minutes on the back.

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Gray Morning

Yesterday I got out in the morning for a plein air.

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Recent Sketches

Here are some recent sketches. Still not much time to paint lately, but a little time to sketch is better than no time at all. I got out to do a plein air last week: Here’s a 2 hour pose … Continue reading

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Recent Watercolors

Here are some recent watercolors. First, a 10 minute pose. Then some 20 minute poses. And I got outside last Sunday morning for a plein air.

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More Sketches

I’m still sketching when I can find time. Some bad weather last weekend kept me inside but I set a bowl on a box and took a couple of stabs at it. From figure group today. A 5 minute pose. … Continue reading

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Happy New Year 2018

Still not much painting going on around here but I do manage to get to a figure group regularly to keep myself sane. Here are a few recent pieces from those sessions. The first two were 20 minute poses. Water … Continue reading

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Melted

I went out to paint this morning and it was 11 degrees. I knew this would be a mess and I was looking forward to it. The color quickly froze to ice on both the paper and my palette. Here … Continue reading

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4 Days

This painting took four mornings, about an hour each morning. There were no waves for any of the mornings. plein air, acrylic, 18×24″ 

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Long But Short

The figure group I paint with on Wednesdays usually does some short warm up poses followed by one long pose for the rest of the morning. Today I decided to just do one painting per 20 minute session and start … Continue reading

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