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Daily Painting #24 – “Pineapple Upside Down Cake”

"Pineapple Upside Down Cake" 5x7 canvas panel The challenge was given to paint a painting upside down which prompted this inspiration. I did, indeed paint this upside down. The hardest part was getting the perspective right, otherwise it was pretty easy to do (aside from the...

Tulip

Daily Painting #23 – “Tulip”

"Tulip" 5x7 canvas panel I used a limited color palette to test out a new brand of paint. I'm happy with how the background turned out with the many layers I put into it. The inspiration came from the prompt "vase of flowers." I'm really enjoying...

Daily Painting #20 – “Red Dragon Eye”

"Red Dragon Eye" 4x4 stretched canvas I finally painted a dragon and I'm super happy with it! I think I'll paint this full size on a larger canvas at some point. This was an exercise in trusting my instincts and painting skills to make what's in...

Daily Painting #19 – “Proud Mood”

"Proud Mood" 5x7 canvas panel The 4th in the mood series! I felt very proud of my tomato and avocado painting, so it inspired this one. I learned a bit about drawing a different position, but other than that I didn't learn very much. Maybe I'll...

Daily Painting #16 – “Tranquil Mood”

"Tranquil Mood" 5x7 canvas panel The third in my "mood" series! I really love this one almost as much as the first one. I focused more on shadows and highlights this time and I believe it shows! I'm well on my way to becoming a better...

Daily Painting #15 – “Tired Mood”

"Tired Mood" 5x7 canvas panel It was suggested to me that I start a series of black and white portraits with a pop of color, so here's the second in the series! The theme for these are based on my many moods as a stay at...

Daily Painting #11 – “Flower Pot”

"Flower Pot" 5x7 canvas panel This painting was done entirely with paper towels! A challenge set forth by Jane Font. Honestly, I didn't enjoy painting with paper towels, but I still learned a ton during this process. I very much like how I painted the background...

Daily Painting #5 – “Gleaming Heart”

"Gleaming Heart" 5x7 canvas panel Inspired by an image from a mobile puzzle game. This is my first time attempting to paint ribbons and I really like the result! Jane Font's challenge today was to scribble, but the background of this was the best that I...