You may, or may not, have “talent”, but sketching, drawing, and doodling as often as you can is the way you’ll get better in either case. Try to make it a daily habit. Both your drawing and painting will benefit greatly.
Here’s a couple of shell studies started in VB and finished up in LC.
This shell was done in the Studio with the Beach added from imagination. “Beach Shell”, acrylics on 5×7″ stretched canvas.
I set the shell up in a box with single point lighting and treated it as a Still Life. “Studio Shell”, acrylics on 6×6″ stretched canvas.
“Ghosts of Seasons Past”, acrylics on 8×10″ hardboard panel with 7/8″ pine cradle, 2018
Exhibited in the March, 2018 show, “Small Works”, at the Artists Gallery in Virginia Beach. A haiku was requested with each submission. Continue reading “Ghosts of Seasons Past”