This is a blog about painting: specifically, representational fine art, generally, using oil paint. I think a lot about what I'm doing, and those thoughts about subject matter, technique, influences, frustrations and delights all show up here. It's all about the journey.
Monday, June 20, 2016
Working It Out
I'm still grappling with the drawing of the left side shelves on this painting, but it does seem like extending the dark background all the way to the edge forces the attention to the bartender. (See one of the entries below for an earlier version of this one.)