Author Archives: Hank Buffington

Another Puddle

Another tide pool this morning.

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Sachuest Point

plein air, watercolor on hot press paper, 9×12” 

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Fourth of July

I got out early this morning, which was a good idea because by 9 a.m. the refuge and beach were packed! Glad I was heading home. I keep chasing after these tide pools. I love looking into their depths. Painting … Continue reading

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Black Point

This took six mornings this week while my family was away. The first morning was high tide and I liked all the water into the right foreground. Unfortunately the tide didn’t cooperate the rest of the week, and checking the … Continue reading

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Practice Practice Practice

More figure practice today. A 5 minute pose. Two 15 minute poses. A longer pose where I drew with pencil first. And here’s a quick sketch in my sketchbook from the beach last night as the sun was setting. I … Continue reading

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Friday

Here are some of my paintings from today. 5 minute pose. 10 minute poses.    A 20 minute pose. Then down to the beach at home before dinner for some more rocks.

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Tide Pool

It was cloudy this afternoon so I went looking for a tide pool. 9×12”

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Wednesday Figures

These were all 20 minutes.

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Norman Bird Sanctuary

Got out again after lunch. Very busy staycation. Norman Bird Sanctuary, Middletown, RI, plein air, watercolor on Stonehenge paper, 9×12” 

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Glen Manor House

I didn’t plan well for my week of staycation. I’m running out of my white acrylic paint. There isn’t a store around here that sells it so I’m switching to watercolors to conserve my white for my big 5-day painting. … Continue reading

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