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Eagle Painting...

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This is not a real good photo of what is on my easel, but the best I could get during thunderstorms that kept the light away for photographing purposes...this is a painting (one of MANY) I have had in my head for awhile, in the end I want it to be very dramatic...so we'll see how that evolves!

Mural progress

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A new day...

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A little dabbling at the easel before I head out this morning...

Getting less ugly : )

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I only had about an hour at it this morning; when you take a day off the next one is VERY busy!!! It's going to all come together soon; this one is taking some time....





Rudy...finished

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An ugly stage...

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Started working on the background trees today and the great spindly one in the foreground....had to wait for the paint to dry to put in trunks and branches and fine-tune all of it, so I stopped....was running out of steam anyway. It's a little ugly now but that will change...NOT TOMORROW....I am taking a day off and going to the Norman Rockwell Museum & see his studio in Stockbridge.

Back to Rudy!

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Rudy's progress this afternoon...he's so cute, it makes it easy to paint him : )

The big picture...

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Instead of working on details I worked on sketching out the "big picture" today...plus blended a new blue for my sky....I wanted a deeper blue sky, like we see in October....clouds and trees yet to come, of course......also started the house behind it up on the hill. The surrounding landscape has changed a lot between then and now.

Rudy

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I made a little more progress on Rudy last night...