Studio update~Big Sky

Hi, today I’m giving it the ole college try to basically kick myself in the butt. I suppose part of my issue lately is I’ve no real sense of accomplishment. Working in large scale surrealism for me is a huge trial. Small details that need to be fluidly executed, heck there hard enough to do in the best of circumstances. Now try doing it whilst holding a motorized hand mixer in your hand πŸ˜‰ it gets frustrating to say the least.
But so far today I feel moderately accomplished I’ve added the base detail of another element of Big Sky that I’d like to see in the final piece so please if you will Big Sky

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Again just still in the blocking and so small highlight stages of this piece, very soon this week I hope I’ll start on the real fine definition tuning and shading. This piece is large 3 feet by 4 feet painted in both a classic bold stroke technique developed 1000 years ago and a very fine blending technique used often today. The one rule that I like to break as often as possible is the light source rule. Personally I’m not very found of it. Often I’ll employ a radiant light source as if the viewer themselves are the source of light for the work. But really that’s just me being a rebel and not following “rules” oh well that’s me always has been. Well I’m off to go see If I can get a sneak peek at the ribbons piece I have at the fair. I never heard back from the judging so I’m sure I didn’t place. Which I will not rant about today.(probably)
Much love and light, please be kind to each other if you don’t, who will?

Namaste
Benjamin

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