Category Archives: Art

Smalt

“Smalt”. That is a really cool word. It is the name of a paint color that I just found. The original Smalt is made from ground up Cobalt Glass. This paint is called “Smalt Hue”, which means that it is … Continue reading

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D. A. A. D.

Dead As A Doornail. R.I.P. Tablet. I have been creating some new Pen & Ink drawings using the tablet to look at my source material. I shut off the screen and took a break for a while. When I came … Continue reading

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Trophy!

Look! This blog won a trophy! Well. OK. I made it up. But it will look nice on the desk anyway.

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Framed

The Buoys and Gulls got framed. They look nice. These are going into the Fall Show next week.

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Done

I finished the two buoy drawings today. For better or worse, here they are. Gulls And Buoys Buoys And Gulls Devil made me do it.

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Almost Done

We had another rainy day today, so I disappeared into my drawings. They are almost done. I need to make a few refinements to them, and then I can take them to the framer.

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More Progress

It was a gloriously rainy weekend, so I disappeared into the basement and made some more progress on my drawings. Not done yet, but we are getting there.

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Progress

I made some progress on my latest P&I (that’s artist talk for Pen & Ink) drawings. There is still a bunch of cross hatching to do, but these are on their way. If I can find time to work on them over … Continue reading

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Done

The drawing is done. Here is a photo. There is a larger copy of this image on my web page if you want to go there and zoom in on it. The photo does not do the drawing justice because … Continue reading

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Progress

I spent a few hours on my drawing again today. I made a bit of progress… and without any especially bad spills. It looks like I am about 2/3 done with this now. Of course, I didn’t do all of this … Continue reading

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