Acrylic on canvas 24 x 20 With this one I wanted to play with perspective. Traditional perspective just cramped the music in the piece. Bending and twisting allowed the music to flow into the entire painting.
a watercolor illustration from the 90’s for a bestselling Frugal Gourmet Cooks Italian Cookbook…for the chapter on gnocchi. There are potatoes in the crate on the back of the scooter…and with gracious thanks to Giambologna.
Last night I was talking with an artist friend about composition. This is one aspect of painting craft that will ever be a creative challenge and a joy. Take for example, a recent illustration, the narrative directs the composition and this is as it should be. Then the composition directs the rest…lighting, values, anatomy, perspective, all […]