Going to start to add some of the development photos of a new piece with acrylic markers. I knew it would be quite a challenge as it was a large (122 x 122cm MDF board) area to cover with dots from a 2mm marker!
I have finally got around to photographing, and uploading, some photographs of the paintings I did in the BBC's "Big Painting Challenge". These are from Program 1 on "Still Life". The first, from the short (2hr) challenge is of a teddy bear, and the second, from a long...
I went to a local life-drawing class at the Beehive Pub (in Swindon), last Sunday (30th July, 5pm-8pm approx.), which is held every 2 months. I haven't been under time pressure since the "Big Painting Challenge" so it was interested to feel that again.
Been a month since I've done anything this one (while I've been playing with the self portrait). Just need to sort out the feet, hands, maybe the tree line and then I think I will set this one as finished. Did such work on this here, but not completed yet.
The Final! What a privilege to be there. In the program's conclusion I express relief at the competition's completion, but also realised that this is something that I am unlikely to ever experience again. Truly an experience I will never forget!