Tag Archives: vietnam war series

Viet-Nam War V Finitti

  http://www.amyjackson.cc/paintings/vietnamwar5.html I didn’t mean to finish this one up so privately. I painted the mouth and lips of this one and then each quadrant behind, one day at a time, roughly, which was a lot of work. The red, … Continue reading

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Viet-Nam War IV Finitti and Viet-Nam War V – I

http://www.amyjackson.cc/paintings/vietnamwar4.html It was really hard to leave this one with her raw edges out there in the open, but war, any war, is not smoothed down and even, pretty, even the flowers … well, it is a metaphor. You see, … Continue reading

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Viet-Nam War III Finitti and IV Sketch

http://www.amyjackson.cc/paintings/vietnamwar3.html So, I must admit, I’ve been painting all this time without blogging to you about my progress. What’s up with that? I don’t know, you all. But at least I’ve been painting and creating and moving along with it, … Continue reading

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Viet-Nam War III – III

It has been some time since I’ve blogged, and I have done some significant painting on the piece that I need to report in to you all here. First of all, I painted in the Iron Oxide, Burnt Umber, Raw … Continue reading

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Viet-Nam War III – Sketch and I

So with all the pieces, I really intended them to be completely abstract. What? No, I did. With this painting I’m getting closer to that intention. As you can see in the sketch above, there are large areas for block … Continue reading

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Viet-Nam War II Finitti

http://www.amyjackson.cc/paintings/vietnamwar2.html And here she is. I worked very hard to balance the darkness of war, which is not beautiful, with the light from the left and the beauty (and fearsomeness at the same time) of Nature and the jungle. There … Continue reading

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Rainforest II Finitti

http://www.amyjackson.cc/paintings/rainforest2.html Oh how I’ve longed for the day I could type Rainforest II Finitti … but I did not rush the thing. It has been a puzzle and a half, to say the least, and today, when I was getting … Continue reading

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