Melting Cupcake

Melting Cupcake

Nothing special here, just a melting cupcake.  It was a challenge to paint because the cupcake didn’t look like a normal cupcake due to the melting frosting and my mind had a hard time reconciling what a cupcake should look like versus how this cupcake actually...
Shadow Study – BART Bench

Shadow Study – BART Bench

I am going to be starting a new painting of this bench at one of the BART stops.  There is something about the angular composition, contrasting values in the shadows and potential to push this in a couple ways.  I started with a previously painted panel and found the...
Painterly Bridge

Painterly Bridge

I don’t really like painting landscapes, but I did this one in a workshop and thought it would count as a daily painting.
Pears in a box

Pears in a box

Its been awhile since I posted.  I have been busy with two new paintings so I have not been able to focus time on my daily painting.  Given the objective of this blog is to paint, I am okay if I don’t get to it as often as I had hoped, if my excuse is that I am...
Water Melon Slices

Water Melon Slices

Still life with water melon slices.  Did this awhile ago and needed something to post.  I can’t remember how long this took.  I like the color and curves of the water melon.