9 mini landscape paintings project, number 4

9 mini landscape paintings 4 - featured

"At Home Among the Tangles", 3x4, oil on oil paper I've been learning about analogous color schemes along with tonalism, and for this mini landscape painting I chose a photo I took on a local trail last March. The trees were mostly bare, and there was a hint of grass in an otherwise largely monochromatic… Continue reading 9 mini landscape paintings project, number 4

9 mini landscape paintings project, number 3

"Tenuous", 3x4 mini painting, oil on oil paper I built on the second painting from my 9 mini landscape paintings project for this one, continuing to take things one step at a time and not feel a rush to complete any part of it. I'm going for a good balance of giving each step the… Continue reading 9 mini landscape paintings project, number 3

9 mini landscape paintings project, number 2

9 mini landscape paintings 2-featured

"This Way Out of the Woods", 3x4 mini painting, oil on oil paper In the brief span of time between mini landscape painting number 1 and number 2, I reignited my interest in the tonalist style. I had wandered into it awhile back and then got seduced by the vibrant colors available to painters. The… Continue reading 9 mini landscape paintings project, number 2

9 mini landscape paintings project

9 mini landscape paintings - 1 Sanctuary at the Edge of Woods

"Sanctuary at the Edge of Woods", 3x4 mini painting, oil on oil paper I'm excited to be working on a new painting project. This one is based on doing 9 mini landscape paintings, and the goal of it is to knock off the rust that's built up over several months of no painting. It's pretty… Continue reading 9 mini landscape paintings project

Wrap-up of one letter, 5 ways project

one letter 5 ways completed project illustrations

The 20 illustrated characters from my hand-lettering project One of my goals for this year is to complete a bunch of smaller creative projects with defined beginnings and endings (as opposed to a habit like "paint every day"). My thought is that I'll be able to experience a big variety of things, and none of… Continue reading Wrap-up of one letter, 5 ways project