Posts Tagged: acorn

“Acorn”

Oil Painting 6×6″ Since I’ve been focused on acorns lately, I thought I’d show you an earlier painting. I try to see each object or scene as if for the first time, without a formula or rule. Some of you may wonder about the discipline involved in these daily paintings and silverpoint drawings – and… Read more »

“Acorn”

Silverpoint Drawing 3.5×4″ green-gray prepared paper Silverpoint pre-dates the pencil as a drawing medium and reached its height during the Renaissance, though some of the earliest drawings date to the 12th century. The artist draws with a silver stylus on a coated surface; the lines deposited are actually silver and will tarnish over time to… Read more »