Saturday, March 1, 2014

Latest work!

This little piece is called appropriately "Minuet", a small dance between two people.  It is done on Oil on paper, my newest fascination.  This new surface combines all of my years of experience in watercolors with the viscosity of oils - the best of both world brought together!  I start the work in the same manner I would a watercolor, mineral spirits being the water, and finish as an oil with more depth in the brushwork.  I will be doing a series of at least 8 of these small little gems to take to Great Falls, Montana in three weeks.  Here is the first....