This newest painting will be my first diptych, although it started out as a triptych. Due to "eyeballing it" - turns out I only need two 16 X 16 canvases instead of three. This is my first time using black gesso, covering the canvas and applying light colours back on top. I was inspired by [...]
Title:Â Red Haired MaryÂ Medium: Acrlyic on Canvas Date: 2008 Size: 18 X 24 Artist:Â Carollyne Yardley Title: Red Haired Mary won by a thin red hairÂ (July 17, 2008):-) See poll results below. She's finally done, the painting is finished, and yet she is still unnamed. Maybe I should call her, '"Ol what's her name". I [...]
Almost finished - the pillow was really my nemesis on this one. I think I've almost conquered it. I really wanted a fluffy pillow, instead of a flat-blah pillow. I'm going to work a little bit on the trim, and some of the woodwork on the sofa, and by golly, it's thisclose to being complete.
I'm almost finished, and will take a good quality photo once complete. But the status is - stilllllll in progress. Two names so far are: Lady Naverly is Waiting or House of Stained Glass Windows. Once I get a few more names together, I'll put this out to poll to select the best choice. AND, [...]
Still going (2) - I hope to have finished by mid-week. I have to work on some of the body, chair, drapery, and the pillow needs to be lightened back up.