I have returned from the grocery store, got my flowers, and have begun setting up. I’ve been trying to get the flowers to jump into the vase that I drew. Jump, flowers! It’s hard to mix the real with the strictly two dimensional things.
I’m going to be painting a study for the Big Picture. As I begin I’ll be looking at this somewhat awkward arrangement. But once I get the vase indicated I’ll move the drawing off to the side.
The drawing is sitting on a music stand. That’s because the drawing is the score!
Last post featured a landscape painting on the easel and I thought I’d be working on it next. But things have changed. I have begun making new studies for a motif of flowers that has been floating through my head for some time and which already exists in the form of one “proto-painting.”
So here’s the Limoges vase that I’ve drawn before. I’m drawing it again. And will be painting it soon too.
Here’s the vase from before:
And here’s what I wrote when I drew it before: