Back to painting a bit today. I wanted to keep it mixed up a bit so I don’t get burnt out on drawing all the time. This was actually very good and yet bad. The painting was frustrating and I obviously didn’t have enough patience to spend the time on it that it needed. But, the good part is that I couldn’t wait to get back to drawing. I rushed through most of the end of the painting just so I could start drawing. In the end I’m given a healthy dose of respect for paint and a bit more motivation for drawing.

Painting Setup

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Painting Subject

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Drawing

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Drawing Setup

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Drawing Warmup

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Details

  • Session: 878
  • Work: 712
  • Width: 7"
  • Height: 5"
  • Medium: Oil, Charcoal
  • Location: Still life and Watts Atelier work
  • Art Time: 2.75
  • Creative Time:

Categories

Drawing, Painting

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Chris Beaven

I am an Artist and a programmer currently living in the amazing state of Washington. I have a passion for art, but I'm stubborn as hell with it. My day is complete only when I do some piece of art each day, no matter how small. "There was a dream that was Rome. You could only whisper it. Anything more than a whisper and it would vanish, it was so fragile."