Portrait study of J. Pastel 11″x16″ I haven’t posted very much pastel work on this blog. I do however, occasionally work in soft pastel. Unison pastels are my go- to chalks. They glide and blend like butter. Mi- Tientes paper supports these pastels nicely. I find that working in this medium can be a lot […]
Watercolor and Pastel 11″x14″* *A new series, “Blood And Vapor”.: Who lingers within you? Have you ever felt an ancestral presence? The inescapable tie of family:hundreds of individuals, yesterday and today, here and gone. A powerful resonance or inconspicuous vapor?
I love to pre-prepare my sketchbook with various media to kick-start a creative page. Of course, there is nothing wrong with sketching directly onto a blank page, but a wet into wet watercolor wash is every so much more exciting to play with. The above face rendered in blues, is the result of a wet […]