“Hey friend”

Posted by on Sep 23, 2013 in Blog | One Comment
“Hey friend”

Here is my newest watercolor!

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Hey friend! (2013)

16 x 20 inches

Watercolor on stretched 140-lb. Arches

This was a fun, yet challenging painting. The original photo was taken by my sister using a digital toy camera, resulting with a very contrasty and gritty picture.  The phrase “Hey friend!” came about because that’s what the random character (me) seems to be saying.  It is now a phrase that my sisters and I still use to greet each other.  There is actually an oil painting sketch of this same picture that I did on cardboard back when I was still in school.

Below are work in progress pictures, because everyone loves WIPs!

2013-09-19 20.49.32

2013-09-23 17.31.54Old “Hey friend!” (oil on cardboard, 2009) and the new “Hey friend!”

1 Comment

  1. Pamela Hodges
    May 1, 2014

    Wow,
    I love this.

    Thank you for showing the steps.

    Reply

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