Work in Progress!

My paintings are developing. For the most part I'm happy with them, but sometimes things can go wrong, too: the frame for "Water Power Plant" unfortunately twisted because of the primer. The canvas pulled on the frame and now it's messed up. I tried to bend it back but then…

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Updates on Art!

We had a Mexican exchange student in our class for this past semester. Part of the requirements for her was to host an exhibit of her work. She had her exhibit on tuesday evening and did well. She had previously been criticized by our professor for having little work and…

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A new (old) Picture!

Yesterday I began working on the next painting. It's going to be a remake of my painting "Water Power Plant" (2014, Acrylic on Paper). This time it's about twice as big (50cm x 124 cm / 1' 8''x 4' 2'') and it will be done in oil. I am also…

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I now take Comissions!

Over the past 2-3 years I have been getting myself prepared to become a professional artist. Now I think I'm getting to the point where I can take on "real" comissions. (I've done a few here and there, but not so much yet) So... if you need a mural or…

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Back in the Studio!

Yesterday I went to the studio for the first time after the holidays. I got about 2,5h of work in, especially putting highlights and details in the grass- and water areas. I also started tackling the proportions of the figure (my dad). His head was too big. Surprisingly, the rest…

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Work in Progress: Going deeper

Slowly but surely "Shadow under a Bridge" is coming together. I was encouraged by my professor to try new techniques and that's what I've been doing. Today I was looking at the picture and decided that it needed more depth. So the hills got a layer of pale blue on…

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  This is what my painting "Shadow under a Bridge" looks like so far. I am trying a "new" technique with this picture, and so far I'm quite happy with it: a base coat in the opposite color you want it to be later. So if my sky is supposed…

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Work in Progress!

I said that I was working on a new canvas frame. Well now the frame is done and I've started sketching the picture ("Shadow under a Bridge") out. This is what a painting looks like when you start...

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