Tag Archives: Brushes

Project LV One – Day 199 – Existentialist crises of confidence

Thanks to IOS 8 my stylus doesn’t seem to want to work anymore with Brushes, the rather aging graphics app I use on my iPad.  Now I haven’t used brushes in months so I have had to learn how to … Continue reading

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Project LV One – Day 78 – Back to Brushes

Trouble with making a painting is that it pulls you apart – well that is how I feel.   This was made using Brushes on the iPad and at one level I really like it – yet at another I … Continue reading

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Project LV one – Day 60 – Brushes

As I am away at the moment I thought it might give me chance to get reacquainted with Brushes. At the moment there have been mixed results but I still have a few more days to Brush, pun intended, on … Continue reading

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Understanding

One of the joys one gets from trying to make a copy, however flawed, of a great work of art is an understanding of how the paintings was made, the artists use of colour and above all else the talent … Continue reading

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Proportions, proportions

The curse of anyone who has tried to make a painting r drawing of a person…you need to get the proportions right and at the moment I’m not there yet. Obviously an awful lot of work still to do. Simon … Continue reading

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No More

It would be nice to know exactly when a painting is completed but sadly most of the time you realise that it was completed just before you made the last brush stroke. Also time has a great influence when any … Continue reading

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A bit of relaxation at the end of the day

Over the past week or so I’ve been working hard…something I’ve not done in a very long time! By hard I mean the kind of work I used to do all the time but it is like everything if you … Continue reading

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