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A Weed, oil pastel


One of my goals for this year is to paint more flowers, so I wanted to break-in with a small piece.  Not to worry though, at the request of a few there are a couple more snow paintings coming that will … Continue reading

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Forest Secret 1 and 2, oil pastels


Yesterday I was fooling around with creating a snow-scene painting using a straight-edge razor blade.  The fun was how quickly you can completely change a scene by scraping away the oil pastels, revealing new patterns that can give way to … Continue reading

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WIP, Tulip Stems – oil pastel


I thought I’d share my latest work-in-process (WIP) called, Tulip Stems, in oil pastels.  This painting will probably take three or four more days, so I’ll try to get one or two more updates before I post the final. There … Continue reading

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