RSS Feed

a playground of art, photos, videos, writing, music, life

 


You are here







Random Quote

There is no point asserting and reasserting what the heart cannot believe.
-- Aleksander Isayevich Solzhenitsyn


 

Blog - Blog Archive by Month - Blog Archive by Tag - Search Blog and Comments

<-- Go to Previous Page

Sketch of the Day

 

It's not often that I have a difficult day at work. But today started out with a heated discussion and then the morning slid from there. Lunch, which is my painting break, was a very, very welcome respite and started a nice turn-around for me.

On lunch, I wanted to work more on folds of clothing and monochromatic shading, so I typed "woman coat" into Google images and for some reason, a picture of children came up. The girl in the picture was so delighted and happy that I wanted to absorb her mood.

She felt like sunshine to me, so I tried yellow. I like the result. It fit her well.

You can click on her if you want to see the source photo.

And from there on out, the day was great.

Tonight, I should turn on the Graffiti portion of the site. Let's see how far I get.

 


Tags: sketch | painting
by Brett Rogers, 3/30/2005 7:34:54 PM
Permalink


Comments

It radiates sunshine and happiness. How could you not be delighted and taken back to a simplier place just by looking at the painting? You captured the image very well, right down to the missing tooth. You, as a person, really comes through in your paintings.

 

 

Posted by Shantyl, 3/31/2005 9:30:50 AM


That is such a nice thing to say, Shantyl. Thank you!

 

 

Posted by Brett Rogers (http://www.beatcanvas.com), 3/31/2005 9:52:09 AM



Add Your Comment:
Name (required):
Web Site:
Remember Me:   
Content: (4000 chars remaining)
To prevent spammers from commenting, please give a one-word answer to the following trivia question:

What country borders the United States on the north?