Devils and angels

After my morning class I got started preparing the angels and devils sketches, moving toward decisions on what these big pieces are going to be.  I’m particularly enjoying the scorpion-like people in the desert, and the hermit with the three figures in the distance. The two angels are more obvious, lacking subtlety, so they might…

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I’m on pins and needles…

…waiting for the canvas to arrive so I can get started preparing the big panels! I’m hoping that it will come in the next couple of days. The panels are leaning against the wall patiently, although sometimes I have the strange paranoid sensation that they’re chuckling quietly to themselves, “yeah right… have a good time,…

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Devil in the details

I’ve been breaking down the composition of the Devil painting today, making construction lines on the canvas and sketching a little. I’m going to need a couple of models for this one, a man and a woman to pose as the slaves. I’m  not completely satisfied that this is the image I’m actually going to paint,…

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