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Sunflowers in Mixed Media (and some works from 2009 for comparison) Continue reading

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Seasonal Flowers

The dahlias are all gone now, but a couple of weeks ago, I brought home these beauties from the farmers’ market and painted them. Here’s a link to a short video of me making this piece. And here are some … Continue reading

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More sunflowers

These are drawn in black marker and colored in with Kavya’s Crayola “Pipsqueak”  markers. I like that the back of the heads is as interesting to draw as the fronts.   Here’s a closeup:

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Drawing sunflowers reminds me of an awful art “exam” I took as a kid- called “elementary exam”. I like sunflowers, though, there’s nothing wishy-washy about them. This one is Van Gogh-inspired. Van Gogh’s forgotten sunflowers, a week after he painted … Continue reading

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