Monday, November 17, 2014

"On My Easel" 9"x12" oil/linen work-in-progress

9"x12" oil/linen work-in-progress
I had to put a side the previous painting.
What I wanted didn't work out yet.
 
However this one does have great potential.
looking forward to finish it tomorrow.
 
Quotes of the day:
 
It is the battle that pleases us, and not the victory...
we never go in search of things, but in search of the quest.  _Pascal.
 
 


Sunday, November 16, 2014

"On My Easel" work-in-progress

day #2, liking the process.
scrapped off and re-work,
the linen surface allow this beautifully.
 
Quote of the day:
 
Art is a collaboration between the heart and mind in an
effort to expose a piece of the artist's soul.  _Dan McCaw.

Saturday, November 15, 2014

"On My Easel" 11"x14" oil/linen/gatorboard work-in-progress

11"x14" oil on linen mounted on gatorboard.  work-in-progress.
  
Quote of the day:
 
We Orientals find beauty not only in the thing itself but in the pattern of the shadows,
the light and darkness which that thing provides.  _Jun'ichiro Tanizaki

Thursday, November 13, 2014

"Gym Rat" Kim Roberti's 9"x12" original oil on linen/board.

9"x12" original oil on linen/mounted to hardboard.
$199.95 starting bid plus
$9.95 shipping and handling
 
Quotes of the day:
 
Fear keeps us safe, but it holds us back.  _Dan McCaw.

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

"On My Easel" Kim Roberti's work-in-progress

Back to 9"x12" format!  
re-work model's form today.
also pay more attention to values and abstract shapes.
brush work and paint quality tomorrow.
What an exasperating day!
 
Quotes of the day:
 
Do not fear mistakes _there are none!  _Miles Davis.

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

"On My Easel" Kim Roberti's 9"x9" oil/linen/board work-in-progress

 
Cropped to 9"x9"...still need more work,

Quotes of the day:

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist,
will answer you: I am here to live out loud.  _ Emile Zola

Monday, November 10, 2014

"On My Easel" Kim Roberti's 9"x12" oil/linen/board. work-in-progress

9"x12" oil/linen/board work-in-progress
 
Quote of the day:
 
More detail doesn't necessarily mean a better painting,
it just means more detail.  _Tom Lynch.