Tuesday, October 30, 2007
Sketch of Riley...
10"x 8" oil w/Zorn palette
Just thought I'd do a small oil sketch of my son Jeremy's
Chesapeake Bay Retriever, Riley...
This process of painting the darks, mids, lights, and lighter
values to suggesting some background took about fifteen
minutes, and is a good exercise in essential brushwork,
gestural attitude and so forth.
I'll be tightening it up...but, just playing a little