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Wednesday, July 23, 2008

Norway Painting Is Taking Shape


I posted the drawing for this when I posted the peony drawing and then set it aside until I finished the peonies. I feel like it is taking forever but when you are documenting someone's things, they do need to have some accuracy. The plate rack was pretty difficult but once I had it drawn it was easy to paint. I have begun to gray down some of the blues by adding Daniel Smith Transparent Orange and it is doing a great job. I wish I would have used that to begin with. If you have any questions, please ask. I hope to be done by the end of the month with this piece but will be gone for several days next week too. It is always hard in the summer to get things done isn't it? I want to go outside and play very badly! I am leaving August open just for that!

2 comments:

V. Bridges-Hoyt said...

This is coming along beautifully, Janie!

Yohan said...

I love how you paint transparently. Keep up the good work!

You are certainly talented!