Monthly Archives: April 2011

Shaman Petroglyph Progress IV

What a wondrous thing it was to paint the first few layers of the Shaman in today, a fearful thing, an awesome thing. At first I went over with the underlayer all over the sketch for even coverage, knowing that … Continue reading

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Shaman Petroglyph Progress III

My excitement about this piece grows along with the piece, and even staying true to the photograph, I still feel like I’m being primal along with it. Whereas, with Pedernal I felt that I had to restrain myself, to remain … Continue reading

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Petroglyph Progress II

If you remember, I did have a plan: to go up the left side, right? Well that’s the way art goes, plans schmans. Heh. I mean, I did go up the left side, but then the lower middle started bugging … Continue reading

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Shaman Petroglyph Progress I

Here is the beginning of my work on the new piece, which I am thoroughly enjoying. It requires lots of layers, and lots of restraint, to continue to look at the photo and not just go wild with lots of … Continue reading

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Kind of Primal

Rough sketch but I have to start somewhere, right? To the right and the shaman itself is to scale but then I went kind of primal, but I think that’s to be expected, and I can pull that back with … Continue reading

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Good Energies, Hope

I had blood drawn today so they can study my premature red blood cells, etc. and of course we are hoping they won’t have to draw from my bone marrow, so if you will, keep those fingers crossed they got … Continue reading

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Still Forming … Catch and Release

Yesterday morning we were thrilled that we were able to go to the National Gallery of Art to meet a friend for the Gauguin exhibit, only to have my migraine spike to nine on on the second level of the … Continue reading

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