Thursday, August 12, 2010

Wednesday, August 11, 2010

Using a 3D model to get an accurate perspective

Here is how I applied the banjo case model to the sketch that I had already started on my 16” x 20” canvas. This view was cropped. I could have worked it out with projection lines, but this approach was a learning experience. It is all about the spatial relationship of objects.

Tuesday, August 10, 2010

Making Art

Here are some preliminary studies for the painting I am working on today. In the lower right corner is a paper model of a banjo case I made in order to get the perspective just right.

Monday, August 2, 2010