One of my hobbies is painting, and with a couple of posts I want to show two of my more recent paintings. This one was done in May 2006 when I was visting my parents while on leave.
Canvas painted completely with black gesso
A sponge used to put White gesso where highlights will be
Grey Gesso added for the mid tones
More White and Grey Gesso tones added, path blocked in with Black Gesso
Main tree truck blocked in with Black Gesso
Final highlights added in Gesso and tha underpainting is left to dry
‘Forest Walk’ painting completed