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Starting the next painting

I started another painting a couple days ago.  I wanted to do one that wouldn’t be so time-consuming, and also I wanted to try a different technique this time.  So I’m taking a break from the Tattoo Girls painting and using a pose from the photo shoot I did with Valarie a few weeks ago. […]

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Painting

BACK TO PAINTING

I jumped back into the artwork this week after a much needed break from the art mannequin. My kid and I were sick for the past 2 weeks and now that I’m feeling better I’m anxious to create. I started off with some drawing on gray toned paper, working from a photo shoot I had […]

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Digital

A DAY FOR COMICS

After 15 years of wanting a Cintiq, I finally got one. I couldn’t afford a new one so I bought a used one off eBay. For those who don’t know, it’s a computer monitor that you can draw on. But Cody, you already have the iPad for doing that. Yes, I do. And I have […]

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Drawing

SOME COMPLETIONS

I do dumb things sometimes. Yesterday I decided the painting was dry enough to varnish. I was almost correct. I started at the top and began painting on the Gamvar varnish. All was going well until I got to the very bottom. I swiped the brush right over my signature and my name came right […]

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Drawing

A NEW DAY

Model Mayhem is turning out to be a bust. I thought I had a male model secured for a photo shoot, but after sending all the pertinent details a few days ago, I have still not heard back for a confirmation. So with a deadline approaching for a pencil portrait, commissioned once again by my […]