Author: Leo

Figuary 2020 #6

Figuary 2020 #6

It’s been a busy day, and I completed #6 for #figuary.

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Figuary 2020 #5

Figuary 2020 #5

I was running a bit behind schedule with this one. It’s been a long day, but I put the effort in to finish this so I did not skip a day of #figuary.

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Figuary 2020 #4

Figuary 2020 #4

Day four of #figuary. This time I paid attention to keeping this drawing simpler and leaving the polish off.

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Figuary 2020 #3

Figure 44 - Drawing

Day three of #figuary. And now I should get on with some painting.

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Figuary 2020 #2

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I have other artwork to put time into, so I can’t spend much time on these #figuary drawings. But, I guess that’s the aim of the exercise, to produce expressive drawings. In that case, this one is overworked.

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Figuary 2020 #1

Figurary-0001

I came across #Figuary, February as the month of the figure, it was the excuse I needed to embark upon a drawing a figure per day.

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Menschenbilder – Exhibition – Galerie 4616

Menschenbilder - Exhibition - Galerie 4616

It has been a hectic past week preparing for this week’s group exhibition. I’ve been racing to finish one of the larger pieces for the show.

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That Was 2019, Here Comes 2020!

That Was 2019, Here Comes 2020!

So that was 2019, and now 2020 is upon us. Here’s my best of 9 artworks for 2019. I’m looking forward to producing more this coming year.

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Magical Dreams V – Exhibition – Warsaw Poland

Magical Dreams V - Exhibition - Warsaw Poland

Three of my paintings are touring with the Magical Dreams V exhibition organised by Bator Art Gallery. The next exhibition opens in Warsaw, Poland, Jan 9. 2020.

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New Work for November

It seems I’ve been making a bit of a habit lately to first sketch up the figures I want to paint.

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Can’t get art out of my mind!

Another practice drawing. This one also might transition to a painting.

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Summer at the Easel

20190903 Kahlenberg Grinzing

In a bid to feel some sun on my skin this Summer, I joined my good friend and painter colleague, Kuba Ambrose, outdoors with my easel and paints for a spot of plein air painting.

Posted in: Artwork, Landscape, Painting, Painting, Plein Air

Quick Sektch – practicing separation of light and shadow

Quick Study

I’ve been enjoying the quick studies as they are pushing me simplify my work further.

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Deliberate Practice – 9900 hours to go

Anatomy - Arms Study

It’s said that 10,000 hours of deliberate practice is required to master anything. So if you did roughly three hours a day, every day (OK, one day off), it would take you approximately 10 years to reach mastery. Let that

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That was 2018 – Happy 2019

Best of 2018

So that was 2018. Thank you for your support and being part of the journey.
Wishing you all the best for 2019!

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New Home, New Frame

"Oracle of Delphi" drawing framed

I love it when a collector frames up one of my works. It just takes it to a whole new level

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Getting to the Point

On Point

I decided that this new artwork would point me in the right direction.

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Figure 27 Drawing Time Lapse

Figure 27 Drawing Time Lapse

Now that I have my camera rig set up, there’s a better work flow with doing the artwork and filming at the same time.

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Artwork Time Lapse Solution

Artwork Time Lapse Solution

You might have seen some of my drawing and painting time lapse videos recently. I’ve been working on solutions for filming with varying success.

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In Frame

In Frame

One of my collectors likes the way I frame my paintings. So for each work of mine that he adds to his collection I also frame them before I send them to him.

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