Friday, August 9, 2013
There is never any point debating taste. We all know
what attracts our eye, even if we can't explain it.
Some like very representational work, others love
more interpretive and abstract work. And all the
variations in between. I love to draw from life,
When I draw from life I'm very aware of shape,
values, proportions, etc. As I draw I find my
intuitive side begins to kick in. Any one who views
this blog can see that I tend to be more abstract.
This is my first run at a vase of sunflowers after
a quite literal rendering. The photo does not do
justice to the textural surface. Much was done
with palette knife. Lately I have shown many early
stages of work. I will show development of these