Thursday, March 17, 2011

Today's Art Projects

I had two art adventures today. First I attended a Fast Sketching class led by Walt Davis who with Isabel Davis, wrote the book Exploring The Edges of Texas. I had a great time learning how to Sketch For Traveling at the Heritage Village of Dallas

After that was over I drove to the Dallas Museum of Art were Natalie Macellaio led a class in converting flat paper to sculpture. Here is my project:

Monday, March 14, 2011

Arena Textures

These are the sort of textures you see in the riding arena about a week after a hard rain.

First Foal of 2011

Barn Study: A Few storms short of collapse

This is a study of images taken of an old long abandoned barn which is just a few storms short of collapse. This Barn Study includes a variety of close images taken in this old barn.

Thursday at the DMA Center for Creative Connections: Color Field Studies

This past Thursday we experimented with color and how it can be perceived differently depending on context. We created a few studies and then went to the galleries to look at paintings including those of Josef Albers and Mark Rothko amd then returned for more.