Acrylic Painting January 2019, Continued

Painting every day in January, days four through ten.

January 4 and 5 2019. 8″ x 10″ acrylic on canvas board (unfinished) ,

January 7, 2019, 9″ x 12″ acrylic on canvas board, in progress,
Jan 8 2019, 9″ x 12″ acrylics in progress,
Jan 9 2019, 9″ x 12″ acrylics in progress,
Jan 10(1) 2019, 9″ x 12″ acrylics in progress,
Jan 10(2) 2019, 9″ x 12″ acrylics in progress,

I can’t post the reference photo because this is the daughter of people I know! Just take my word for it, this doesn’t really look like her too much. But, I have spent three days so far on it, and that my be the longest I have spent on one painting. So that’s something. The multi-day paintings have been frustrating but I’ve tried to push on rather than give up, and that almost always leads to improved results. Which helps as a reminder for the next time. Because it’s every time, that thing where a painting is ugly for a long long time before it starts looking at least a bit like you hoped. :D

Hello again to Paint Party Friday! And if anyone knows of any other daily painting groups please let me know. Thanks for stopping in!

6 thoughts on “Acrylic Painting January 2019, Continued

  1. BrownPaperBunny

    That’s so great that you’re painting every day. I had good intentions, which have already vanished in the back to school / back to work business. Happy New Year and PPF!

  2. Ruth Hayes

    Love the unusual perspective of the cow. Human portraits are so difficult. I think we are hardwired to see “mistakes” . It is a special talent, for sure.

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