Daily Archives: January 27, 2012

Seascape Commission – Latest Progress

Latest developments to the painting have consisted of the following: Dabs of a vivid orange to the clouds, then toned down. Adding more cerulean blue to the lower part of the sky to balance the sky with the sea. Faffing … Continue reading

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Freshly Painted Clouds

After some planning with the seascape sketches and the stick-on cloud experiment, I couldn’t ponder any longer. Feeling brave one sunny day, I went for it and set about disturbing that cloudless blue sky. Here’s a photo of those first … Continue reading

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Stick-on Clouds

I had several comments from people at the studio  suggesting that I should leave the sky as it is because it looks beautifully warm and sunny and the blending had been well-executed. I agreed that it’s even simplicity worked well … Continue reading

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The Client’s Comments

This was the client’s reaction to the seascape sketches: “I really like the 1st place painting – almost everything about it – some clouds but not over bearing to ruin the sky, the colour of the sky, the reflection in … Continue reading

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