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Vietnam IV Finitti

http://www.amyjackson.cc/paintings/vietnamjungle4.html It was so hard to let this one go. The water kept calling to me to move it this way and that … I just had to stop. I decided it is like a photograph, a snapshot, a moment … Continue reading

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Sun through Trees – VI

I totally took out the white, except for, obviously, the rays of Sun. Light. I will, at the end, be adding tiny lines of light. I will also be thinning the existing lines of Sunlight with color and stuff. Stuff. … Continue reading

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Undersea Clouds II Sketch and I

I love how very archival that looks. In that light, I guess, and maybe the Fabriano paper does that, in that light. Faschinating. So, you who have been looking at the Tropical Undersea may immediately recognize Undersea Clouds, ah, but … Continue reading

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Ready to Live VI – V

I’ve added my favorite next to LIME in acrylic paintings, CITRON in pastels. MMMMMMmmmmm. And a buttery soft shale rust something I refuse to look up. It was the palest of many many in that category of rust somethings mmm … Continue reading

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Ready to Live IV – VI

At long last, I painted the lower left Earth portion of the painting late this afternoon. With some trepidation, I stroked in some Mars Black to the far left, then added in good amounts of Iron Oxide, the latter of … Continue reading

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Ready to Live II – IV

This is really getting fun … are you having fun with this painting yet? Today I painted several layers of lime … I think the water I loaded in to sponge for the SECOND palette I opened for this painting … Continue reading

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Santa’s Workshop, Kind of …

Wore myself, and especially the right arm, but it’s the only arm truly capable of the superfine, supermotor detail work here, OUT, but I finished cleaning and signing twelve of the watercolor paintings for the Early Paintings Show at Modern … Continue reading

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Chilean Marble Caves III – I

So this is just the beginning of playing with light and color in this piece, which will be white, gray and turquoise. It’s already feeling a bit O’Keeffe. Mind you. That’s okay. I love her. When people first told me … Continue reading

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Chilean Marble Caves I – Sketch

Here is the first glimpse at the work that will be the painting of a blue green marble cave from Chile — many thanks to Jason who showed me these in the first place! Ummm — wow? yes — I … Continue reading

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Okefenokee II – X

Quite lacy. Me likey. This is just the beginning. It’s also much easier than I thought to do this branching effect. Thank you painting goddess. 🙂 Had to get the butter knife to the acrylic gel to thin the mix … Continue reading

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