Bigger is better. Oh, Really?
Remember this guy?
I really liked this subject- thought there was too much to get into an 8 X 10 so I upped my own ante and leaped exponentially into an 18 X 24.
” Win A Goat ” oil on stretcher canvas 18 X 24- almost finished.
It’s the dangblasted shirt that’s got me vexed, to use a classically Crucian expression. I have to forget that the shirt is white because the brightness of the glare of full sun is tripping up the value. This is the first time I’ve worked this size in oil. Large areas without enough detail become flat and have no eye appeal.
Too much detail and the shirt won’t be finished before the goat dies.
Scraped some off, letting it dry out a bit and will finish it if it kills me or the goat and I will go together.
Tropical storm Bonnie blew through here, yes, that’s right, and how much rain did we get? How surprised was I when I went to dump the bird’s water bowl?
Nothing surprises Chili Pepper- he’s the original coolster.
And just because you may have missed her royal peachiness…. Cloud on her divan.