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.
Friday, April 26, 2019
I was minding my own business, getting back into the groove with a painting, when my cell phone erupted with a hideous screech and an alert telling me that my area was under a tornado warning: seek shelter now. So I dropped everything and went to the basement, where my cat was already huddled in the most interior spot with wide black eyes. We waited it
out for a while but nothing happened. This is the second time in two weeks there's been an alert in this area.
I darkened a few shadows, added a couple of lines, and attempted to even out the red banding on this one: