© rlbussell 2016 Silverpoint & ink on gessoed panel
Finally making progress on tempera painting.
I've struggled over this for far too long. Holding off for a perfect plan that would never come. Determined that I just need to get off my duff and paint. This painting will be beautiful. I have no doubt. © rlbusséll 2016 Silverpoint & ink on gessoed panel
Progress for some, is measured in miles, for others inches. For me I think, progress should me measured in brush-strokes and color; in the time spent considering where and how to obtain balance.
So here is a small step in the right direction.
Ink on gesso, gesso on panel, small strokes seen against the broad tableau of the world.
© rlbusséll 2016 Silverpoint & ink on gessoed panel
“Less is more.” — Mies Van der Rohe