i have tried different methods of starting a painting, but at the moment the one that seems to best suit my needs is doing the penciling first. i am primarily a penciller and that has always been my favorite medium, either for the texture or for the ease of control. it is time consuming, but as a technique, in my opinion there’s nothing more impressive than a good pencil work. it shows all the artist’s craftsmanship. I’ve been doing some pencil work before applying the underpainting, which have helped me […]
I’ve been in a family trip in the last few days. zero internet, what is not all bad since i don’t get so distracted and can focus on reading and sketching. but it was extra good to come home and find out that Duality was accepted into the Masquerade group show, which will happen at the Gallery 101, in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. that will be my first group show in an actual gallery, and I am pretty excited about it. and after several days attempting to put ideas together, i have […]
Duality, work in progress I’m dying to start painting for my new project but still have stuff on the top of the list to be completed. besides a current commission, I’ve got to produce 2 or 3 paintings for the next EAM salon , on July. I’m pretty excited for that will be my first salon since I was invited to join the group, last year, and I am very concentrated in doing my best. the theme will be “Energy Radiance”, which gives margin to a lot of interesting interpretations. my plan […]
that took a little more time than expected to be completed, since I had to redo it… didn’t get satisfied with the flat background, but now that i made it more translucent i’m much happier. 🙂
this one came to me while doodling on my sketchbook the other day. i wanted something sweet and light to release me from the heavy impression of Lilith. it is about how only what we do can truly reveal what’s in our hearts. in other words, you know the tree by the fruit it bears. i am attempting to bring more looseness to it, without losing the graphic, design-ish style. that has been my aim forever, but i didn’t think I quite got it yet.