Saturday, April 24, 2010

2010 April - Rookiepainter blog - challenge 4




Yep, another challenge ;) I waited to see the books push the kettle down the table, but no luck they stick there.
So I used some artistic license for my "Tea fo two" ;)

http://rookiepainter.blogspot.com/

Thursday, April 22, 2010

April 2010 - Virtual pARTy


April 2010s Virtual pARTy from Linda & Kim

Photo of Thoroughbreds in the paddock/saddling enclosure at Saratoga (NY),
courtesy of Kimberly Kelly Santini,
http://www.TurtledoveDesigns.com or
http://www.PaintingaDogaDay.com.

This one turn quite well - One hour work - I upped the head to get an eye, lowed the horse back, cleaned the background and inserted some tree ghosts as seen in winter - The "3" on the cover instead of the 7 is because it has meaning to me: my birthdate is third of december ;)

If you want to join the challenge:
To the blog Virtual pARTy post:

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Inspiration all around April 13 - April 26 ~ "Jasmine accent"


"Jasmine" oil on board 19x6"

The nun medieval face on the vase was too sad or bored, so I show you the vase back ;)

Tuesday, April 6, 2010

April 2010 - Inspiration all around...


oil on board 12x8 in.
teapot with rosehips

The reference photo was not how I wanted to see the tabletop, so I changed the perspective and installed the rosehips in a glass.

April2010 Monthly challenge Pam blog

A flat brick wall and a question: what to do with it?



Oil on paper 13x16 in.
Title "looking fo the plug?"

April 2010 - I draw I paint Oil challenge



Oil on board 12x8 inches
A nice Robin in the snow eating and waiting for spring
I gave him a fat line, he needed that to keep his own heat ;)
And missed the brown - Grey-Robin could be the title of this painting ;)

Saturday, April 3, 2010

2010 April Virtual Paintout - Canary Islands



North of Ayagaures de abajo (google photo)
gouache on board 12x7 in


End of the road, somewhere in the rockies an omega shaped curve.
I tried to lighten the mood but gouache does not help. Well live and learn. ;)