Here I come with another field painting today, worked with a spatula and impasto mainly.
This time here I come with an oil painting I have finished a while ago.
I had thought that drawing an animal from beginning to the end -the whole process- will be the last post of the whole ‘animal’ unit, and I was between an elephant and rhino to draw for that. Well, I have done the elephant, but rhino remained in my mind and I wanted to add a…
“It is time to gather all the information for animal drawing; drawing it from the very beginning to the end” I thought, could be a good way to finish the whole ‘animal‘ title.
Drawing from memory is a big deal. It needs practice and practice.
“‘Spotaso‘ is an invented word. Would be like the superlative of ‘spot’ if it would be a Spanish word.” says Dani, who inspired me to paint again one of his photos, which you can find in his Instagram account as mr__wallet. So, here comes a 60×100 cm oil painting, the spottest‘s green landscape.
I realized I paint what I miss the most -it is the sea in this case. The other thing is that palm trees from my childhood -I even think of its tattoo on the right arm, to symbolize my childhood and the real home in my subconscious.
After breaking animal apart and examining each part separately; now it is time to put it into motion.
Let’s take a look at animal eyes this week and examine how to draw them. Travis–My Eyes playing in the background(don’t skip the video clip :p), did you prepare your papers and pencils? Good! ^^
So, in the previous post it was beak and tails, this week they are claws and noses we are going to examine.
We have done some animal anatomy and its comparison to humans. Today let’s have a look at beaks and tails.
Here is an oil painting of a single boat and stones with a cloudless clear sky. Summer, where are you?