Category Archives: Figure
Our Wednesday figure group met at a gorgeous farm today instead of our usual location, and we painted from two models. Both acrylic 8×10”. During a model break for the painting above I moved over and did a quick one … Continue reading
I usually avoid the models’ tattoos. Today I took a stab at them. Both 20 minute poses. And here is a little portrait of Euan Uglow I did in my sketchbook while watching TV.
A five minute warm up Followeed by 20 minute poses When I go to long pose sessions I need to force myself to limit my time. I don’t know why I do a long pose. I never like the results … Continue reading
I hadn’t painted from a model in a while so it felt like a struggle. I did like my 5 minute warm-ups though.
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
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.
These were all 20 minutes.
I was supposed to go to a plein air event today, but it was rained out. So instead I went to a Saturday figure group in Newport. There was a new model and he was fantastic. First, two 5 minute … Continue reading
I had a wonderful opportunity today to paint from two models. It was a great workout. The first bunch are 5 minute poses. This was the long pose. I think I spent about an hour altogether on this one. I … Continue reading
A couple from today’s efforts.