Monday, November 30, 2015

Kid in a Candy Shop!

• scrap poster paper
• acrylic paints
• oil pastels
• water soluble pastels (new!)
• india ink pens (new!)
• charcoal pencils (new!)
• sunshine
• front porch

Olive Garden
8x6", acrylic, charcoal pencil, ink, and pastels on poster paper
abstract
2015
$48

4 comments:

  1. Love the energy in this Dotty! This looks so awesome full screen! You have been making me want to play with pastels. And I have! Keep up the great work :)

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  2. Thanks, Sheila. This painting had some ugly moments en route but pretty much just flowed organically and enjoyably into existence. I've had it as my desktop wallpaper for days and, even though I have new paintings that I love that I could swap out as new wallpaper, I can't seem to let go of this one yet. Have fun with your pastels!

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  3. Hi Dotty,

    So, you got the crayons! I wonder how they work for you!

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    1. I've been having fun experimenting. Still more to learn with the crayons. They are more subtle than oil pastels, at least in my use of them so far. I will keep playing with them. And I don't know how one brand differs from another. Plenty to keep me in my studio!

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