Wednesday, December 30, 2009
oil on Yupo 6x8in 15x20cm
This is the portrait I’ve painted for DSFDFswap challenge.
The beginning was hard, I had as a support only a small picture.
After tries and tries, I reached a point of reasonable satisfaction, and I am aware that I’ve learned a lot by persisting;; however I would have liked to improve it, to go on by looking for the very right expression.
But a few previous desatrous attempts taught me that it would be more prudent to stop!So I did…
Sunday, December 6, 2009
There are no more cakes, called “cannelés from Bordeaux”, they have all been eaten;the dish gave me a lot of trouble, because the ellipse, and I preferred stopping there, to avoid the disaster.
Saturday, December 5, 2009
C’est Camille. Juste avant de prendre son train de nuit pour Barcelone, où elle est sensée passer une année, sa valise bouclée –et bâclée- en 15mn.
J’ai pris un format plus grand, cette fois, le ton de la peau est trop foncé, pour l’instant.Commencée en septembre, elle reste sur le chevalet, et de temps en temps je la reprends , pour changer des petites toiles qui me donnent autant de mal, du reste.
It’s Camille.She was going to take a whole night train to Barcelona, Spain, where she is supposed to spend one year.On the right side, there is her suitcase, packed in 15mn, overloaded, of course.
Friday, December 4, 2009
Il s’agit d’un détail de “Munich, Schwabing avec l’église Ste Ursule”1908.
huile sur carton entoilé 13x18cm 5,5x7in
Here is a small painting after Kandinsky exhibition, at Beaubourg.It is a detail from “Munich, Schwabing with St Ursule church”1908.
I’ve liked painting these strong colors.