Tag Archives: Peace is a choice

Fragments I – Process II – Pizza Dough Recipe

I’ve continued to paint, first in the charcoal regions, which to me represent my depressive states. ARgh. Such as they are. Below my belly, in my head. That black area remains gripping my torso. The soft areas for some time … Continue reading

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Viet-Nam War Series Finitti, Earth Painting Finitti … Hooray!

http://www.amyjackson.cc/paintings/vietnamwar10.html It is with an enormous amount of relief and clarity that I bring closure to the Viet-Nam series. I do strongly suggest that you stop reading my blog here, click the link above a) for a much bigger and … Continue reading

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Viet-Nam 10 – Peace on Earth – 2 and 3

Above are the latest two layers of my attempt at an Earth blue ocean mix. It was quite fun to mix several of four blues on hand, which will remain SECRET. ha. Just for fun. The first layer, although quite … Continue reading

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Hell on Earth – Finitti

http://www.amyjackson.cc/paintings/vietnamwar9.html It is with a huge sigh of relief that I finish this painting and write the narrative that accompanies it for now, which you can read at the link above. For you see it’s all cycling around, culminating and … Continue reading

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Viet-Nam War 9 – Hell on Earth – Nearing Completion

I’m creating here the upper half’s background and layers of cloud detail. It is scary as can be. But then it works out okay. I kind of have to just dive into it, the painting, and hope for the best … Continue reading

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Viet-Nam War 9 – Process – Darkness and Light

This is a much clearer foot of the head of the cloud, and this afternoon I have painted the base of the cloud with a glazed Mars Black, a Cadmium Red streak splitting with the “atom” in the center of … Continue reading

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Viet-Nam War VIII – Purgatory – Finitti

So the eighth in a series of ten, intense paintings, is completed. http://www.amyjackson.cc/paintings/vietnamwar8.html A great sense of clarity comes along with the completion of this painting, and hard-won. For this painting is now subtitled, Purgatory. The last and next two … Continue reading

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