Posts Tagged: oil painting

The process of the Bellossom painting

So I did this Bellossom painting. Since I took pictures at each step, figured I’d dump them here: I did a sketch on canvas based off of a few pictures, and the background swirls & petals I just kind of made up. Filled in the alternating swirls with silver acrylic paint. Did a light wash… Read more »

Pak’ma’ra Icon Painting Success!

I finally finished the Pak’ma’ra icon painting. Yay! It was fun putting gold leaf on it, aside from having to scrape it off of places it wasn’t meant to get stuck, that is. Oil painting is also both fun and exasperating. It can take forever, but is so much more interesting then acrylics at times…. Read more »

Pak’ma’ra, Netbook and Adventures

Headed out tomorrow morning at a vicious hour, and will arrive in Florida that afternoon. Tuesday, we’ll get to Richmond for a few days of wild excitement and sweating and hopefully AC, and then we head off to the Outer Banks for more sweating and excitement and AC. Might post, might not. My netbook is… Read more »