Deep sea diving continues • • February 24, 2020
Been trying very hard since my last post, with successes and failures to show for it. Probably more of the latter than the former, but this working bigger deal has quite the learning curve. Slowly, I’m getting some sense of where I’m headed though. I’m mostly painting scary fish still, though I sense I will wear them out soon enough. There is a bit more to explore and also quite a few pictures to finish.
Here is a big line up of show-n-tell for you, starting with a closer look at the spooky fellow above:
Bigger surface areas mean different mark making – and an increased importance in letting blank paper play an equal role in the mix. I knew this going in but even so, it’s as if these are new lessons. Sometimes the balance is just right, as in this next one:
Two detail views:
Hang on now – because here comes the rest of the latest fleet!
I painted this last one horizontally, but like it much better vertically!