Tag Archives: acrylics

PC#8 – Finding a Note

The painting has ‘softened’ quite a bit; in fact, I think a tad too much. It needs more detail in the background and the ‘note symbol’ I found within the pattern could use strengthening. So… we’ll see where this goes. … Continue reading

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PC#8 remake – varying lines of colour

Before I do any more with the background, I think it’s time to establish a series of colours for the tracks themselves. Once they’re in, maybe I’ll have a better idea on what to do with the open spaces that … Continue reading

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PC#8 – warming it up a tad

Added a softer, warmer background today.

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Particle Collision #8 – remake

I’m unhappy with how this piece compares to the rest in the series and I’m going to attempt to improve it somehow. For a beginning, it’s too simplistic, stark and cold, so my first instinct is to do some sanding … Continue reading

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Cherry Smoothie

Calling this one done. I think the painting fits its new name nicely and will be auctioned off at the Gallery96 VineArt exhibition November 8. Hopefully someone would enjoy having such a delicious piece hanging in their kitchen.

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Saving a painting (getting there slowly)

Changed the colour scheme entirely and thinking about sanding the surface flat as well. Not sure yet, but it certainly is an improvement over the coldness of the previous piece:

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Saving a Painting

Back in April of 2011, I put away a piece I wasn’t happy with. The initial idea was to do a colour study of greens with metallic mixes and, while the composition looked interesting, I was unhappy with the overall … Continue reading

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