Wednesday, March 27, 2013
WINTERLIGHT QUARTET NO. 3 - "DOWN THE LANE" - 11"x14" New Work in Progress (Underpainting) - Clouds: Rose Grey/Payne's Grey. Trees: Ultramarine Blue/Burnt Umber. Buildings & Highlights: Cadmium Yellow/Cadmium Red. Shadows: Dioxazine Purple/Payne's Grey.
Tuesday, March 19, 2013
STUDIO NO. 413 - RANCHITOS PASTORAL (View of the neighboring fields from the Padre Martinez Hacienda, Ranchitos Road, Taos, N.M.), 24"x30" Original Oil on Belgian Linen, Framed in Gold with Linen Liner. Click here to preview/purchase or call my studio at (575)758-7454.
Monday, March 11, 2013
3/11/13 Color Notes: RANCHITOS PASTORAL, 24"x30" Original Oil on Belgian Linen - Sky: The sky usually lightens at the horizon and deepens from middle to top. Light: Cerulean Blue, Titanium White, Yellow Ochre. Deeper colors - Indanthrone Blue, Thalo Blue and Thalo Green mixed with lighter combination. Tree: Dark Shadows: Prussian Blue, Burnt Sienna and Aliz. Crimson. Lighter foliage: Chrome Oxide Green Opaque and Cadmium Yellow - this is a middle tone. Foreground: Italian Pink and Burnt Sienna.
Wednesday, March 06, 2013
Work in Progress: RANCHITOS PASTORAL - 24"x30" Oil on Belgian Linen (Underpainting) Color Notes: All colors mixed with Grumbacher Fast Drying MGWhite and Turpentine, applied with a bristle brush. Sky: Thalo Blue, Indanthrone Blue. Tree: Darks - Prussian Blue and Burnt Sienna. Medium Tones - Chrome Oxide Green Opaque and Cadmium Yellow. Foreground: Combinations of Naples Yellow, Yellow Ochre and Burnt Sienna.