NYC: #4

I am really displeased with this one. I liked the drawing, but the whole thing just didn’t work. I got into painting bits and bobs too soon. I don’t want to do a full write up on this, because I’m not happy with it. I’m only posting this in hopes that one day, I’ll look…… Continue reading NYC: #4

NYC: #3

I wanted to try the NYC painting again. This time, I wanted to incorporate more color, and rely on masking tape to get crisp vertical lines. First, I sketched the image, using darker lines on the more important parts to remind myself of where the focus needs to be. I want the focal point to…… Continue reading NYC: #3

NYC: #1

My friend Cris asked for a painting of New York City to put in her office. Her office is decorated in a largely black and white color scheme, so I tried to paint this in black and white. I decided to punch it up a bit with some yellow, as a tribute to the taxi’s…… Continue reading NYC: #1