Tag: Acrylic Still Life

Light's Out

Another 30 minute study.  I am also realizing that the reason I don't do a lot more "still lifes"  is because my lighting is less than ideal.  My "studio" is our sunroom so it is flooded with natural light, normally good, but not when I want dramatic shadowing! This is also pretty accurate for proportions,…


I haven't had a chance to paint for close to a week now, my daughter asked for a redo in her bedroom for her birthday this past Friday. I love to decorate so it wasn't a chore but with family here I just eyed my easel and promised it I'd return soon! So here is…

Pottery and Palette Knife

I had one of those hand made coffee mugs sitting around and I guess it called to me. My favorite part of this one was doing the backgrounds! This is an 11 x 14 acrylic on canvas.  C + C are always appreciated.

Orange and a Half

Finally got around to painting the orange to partner the apple! Tried to keep it loose and capture the light. Please let me know what you think.  6 x 6 acrylic on canvas