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Sunday, January 20, 2013

30 in 30 - Day Nineteen

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My Favorite Things - 30 Paintings in 30 Days
"Bright Reflections", Oil, 6" x 6"
$200.00 with display easel.
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I went on a scavenger hunt throughout my house yesterday and found about twenty things that I thought would look good in a painting. The silver cup in the painting above was one of them. I then had a "photo session" and took another 250 photos. My photo set up looked like this:

It's nothing fancy, just an old desktop easel, clip-on light, glass palette and scrap book paper (for background colors).  But I have my next ten paintings already planned out! And I have all of my first day "painting exercises" ready for my next workshop.

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