Re: Forestation…

I’ve been thinking about how I can branch out (pun totally intended) in terms of my subject matter and one of my friends said “well I think you should paint some trees”At first I wrinkled my nose at this, but the more I thought about it the more the idea intrigued me. I decided to do some research and some how came to a list of endangered trees. Most of them were pretty crazy looking which I like so I picked a few to sketch. The painting I’m working on tonight is based on one called bois dentelle and (surprise, surprise) it has the most amazing looking flowers 🙂

studio010I admit it. I’ve been painting on the couch again lol. It’s a nice change from being cooped up in the studio all day.

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It’s really fun to paint these things around the edges of the canvas and see peeks of the first dark green paint layer I did a couple weeks ago 🙂

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And this is why I think I prefer painting in my living room….:-)

studio015This one is a bit blurry but I will say I think I might like to try decorating cakes in the future. After all, I already know how to pipe dots! 🙂

My goal is to finish these by 8pm. Or at the very least before the sun comes up lol. Stay tuned folks!

 

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