Saturday, January 6, 2018

January 2018 Paintings

Orenji Koi. 10" x 14" Acrylic. January 23.

Sunflowers Starry Night. 
16" x 20" Acrylic of an Art Sherpa tutorial. January 20.

Flowery Face. 8" x 11.75" Watercolor. January 16.

Sunflowers. 10" x 14" Acrylic. January 16.

Lil Red Riding Hood Handbag. An Art Sherpa Tutorial. January 9.

Goldfish on Handbag. December 31, 2017

Koi. Oil Pastel on Felt Paper. Dec. 31 2017

Refugee retouched. January 6.

Sunflowers WC. January 4.

Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Soul Galactic Step by Step

From an Art Sherpa tutorial "Soul Galactic" Big Art Quest.
It's all about the hair!

Pencil sketch

Turquoise Sea Gradient.

Black hair-space.


Gaseous Nebula.

Two planets.

The Goddess Face.

 Goldfishes and Bubbles.

Ta-Dah! Soul Galactic, done!

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

2017 Year Ender Artworks

2017 has been a year of paint and color for me. Here are some of my accumulated artworks from January thru December.

 Acrylics Self-portrait, Yoga, Roosters, Deer Boy, Parrot,
Father & Son, Flowers, Goldfish, Jesus & Mary, Kois, Thor & Jane

 Acrylics Lions, Kois, Girls, Godfather, a Landscape, Time

Pastels both Soft and Oil. Fisherman, Flowers, Still Life, Urban Landscape, Live Nudes

Watercolor Portraits, Puffins, Flowers, The Art Sherpa, Animals, Landscapes

Although as a collage, my collections seem aplenty, I am capable of doing more! Next year, I hope to fulfill my self-promise of painting 'til the sun don't shine no more. :-)

Refugee Step by Step

Pencil sketch
Blue tarp BG
Naples Yellow ground 
A face that launched a photographer's camera.
Chrismassy colors red and green (base colors)
Dark garbs after all!
With the addition of the barbed wires, Refugee done!

Saturday, December 2, 2017

Girl with the Rosary Step by Step

                                                Painted in the shadows, then the flesh tones.
And now for a little yellow spotlight
Then the rosary detail.
Finally, her arm tattoos.
Hail Mary, full of grace!

Friday, December 1, 2017

December Paintings

Goldfish and Underwater Bubbles. An Art Sherpa Acrylic Tutorial. December 28.

Soul Galactic. 14" x 18" Art Sherpa Acrylic Tutorial. December 28.

Refugee. 16"x 20" Acrylic on canvas board. December 19.

Girl in Sun & Surf. 14"x 18" 
Acrylic Painting tutorial by The Art Sherpa. December 14.

Winter's Calm Landscape. 16"x 20" Acrylic Painting
from a tutorial by The Art Sherpa. December 12.

 Koi and Dragonfly Art Sherpa Tutorial. 
12"x 16" Acrylic. December 9.

Girl on Beach WC on 5"x 8" paper. 
Photo courtesy of The Art Sherpa. December 9.

Girl with the Rosary. 16"x 20" Acrylic. December 7.

Leaf. 5"x 8" watercolor. December 5.

Cinnamon Cooney, YouTube's The Art Sherpa. WC on 5"x 8" paper.
This got 1.1k likes on Facebook in one day! December 1.

Monday, November 13, 2017

A nice little project for Fall

How to paint the Misty Forest with Fall Leaves
EASY beginner painting tutorial