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Forms 301-302. Sketches.

Mixed Media: Illustrator, Photoshop and Acrylic.

Forms 299-300. Sketches.

Mixed Media: Illustrator, Photoshop and Acrylic.

Three hundred sketches for the Forms series. I want to start working larger soon. Local weather is starting to improve. Going to clean out the garage and get my painting studio set up.

Forms 297-298. Sketches.

Mixed Media: Illustrator, Photoshop and Acrylic.

Forms 295-296. Sketches.

Mixed Media: Illustrator, Photoshop and Acrylic.

To Hold and to Have, Colorway B
18” x 24”. Illustrator. 2014

To Hold and to Have, Colorway B

18” x 24”. Illustrator. 2014

Forms 293-294. Sketches.

Mixed Media: Illustrator, Photoshop and Acrylic.

Forms 291-292. Sketches.

Mixed Media: Illustrator, Photoshop and Acrylic.

Listening for that perfect rhythm.

Forms 289-290. Sketches.

Mixed Media: Illustrator, Photoshop and Acrylic.

As I post these two, I think maybe they should be one big piece. Maybe.

EDIT: I tried fusing them into one big piece, composition was awkward. Keeping them separate.

Forms 288. Sketch.
Mixed Media: Illustrator, Photoshop and Acrylic.

Forms 288. Sketch.

Mixed Media: Illustrator, Photoshop and Acrylic.

Forms 286-287. Sketches.

Mixed Media: Illustrator, Photoshop and Acrylic.

Monday symmetry.

To Hold and to Have, Colorway A
18” x 24”. Illustrator. 2014.
Working larger, thinking about getting screenprints of this made. Metallic gold ink perhaps?

To Hold and to Have, Colorway A

18” x 24”. Illustrator. 2014.

Working larger, thinking about getting screenprints of this made. Metallic gold ink perhaps?

Forms 284-285. Sketches.

Mixed Media: Illustrator, Photoshop and Acrylic.

Forms 281-283. Sketches.

Mixed Media: Illustrator, Photoshop and Acrylic.

From a composition standpoint, creating tension between objects is one of the more challenging things to me. But I think Forms 282 and 283 do a pretty good job.

Forms 279-280. Sketches.

Mixed Media: Illustrator, Photoshop and Acrylic.

I need to paint a couple more solid pools of black. I prefer the organic look and balance it gives the piece, versus when I would just drop in a flat, rich black in Photoshop.

Forms 277-278. Sketches.

Mixed Media: Illustrator, Photoshop and Acrylic.