Mendocino from Big River

Posted in impressionist, Uncategorized with tags , , , on September 26, 2016 by Carol Smith Myer

Just came back from painting a week in Mendocino.  This was looking on from Big River towards town.  9×12″, oil.img_0334

Blue Glass Vase

Posted in impressionist, Uncategorized with tags , , on September 7, 2016 by Carol Smith Myer

Today’s demo for my Tuesday Class, using light from the window.

still life, oil on panel, 12×9″, price $600dsc05877

Clay

Posted in impressionist, Uncategorized with tags , , on September 3, 2016 by Carol Smith Myer

I’m going to these model sessions where the light is placed below the model, which makes a kind of stage lit look.  A challenge when the nostrils are so lit up, need to paint them without emphasizing.  I’ll have to look at Degas’ solution.

portrait, 16×12, oil on linen panel, price $875 DSC05865

Granny Smiths

Posted in impressionist, Uncategorized with tags , , , on September 1, 2016 by Carol Smith Myer

I cut off a branch of our back yard tree.  It gets too heavy anyway.

still life, oil on panel, 12×9″DSC05854

Jaime

Posted in impressionist, Uncategorized with tags , , , on August 31, 2016 by Carol Smith Myer

Red Hat Day.

portrait, oil on linen panel, 12×9″DSC05847

Purple Hydrangea #2

Posted in impressionist, Uncategorized with tags , , , , on August 30, 2016 by Carol Smith Myer

 

The second one I painted with my new Sorg easel in a new studio set-up.

still life, oil on panel, 6×8″DSC05843

Purple Hydrangea

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , on August 29, 2016 by Carol Smith Myer

Two Posts in one day!  Obsessive?  Maybe…I prefer passionate.

still life, oil on panel, 8×6″, price $175DSC05828