Monthly Archives: April 2016

Shower of Photons (光子のシャワー)

I know this can look clumsy to some, but my focus in painting this was: a shower of photons turning a human into a life of light. The starting point was the 20-minute croquis lower right (Feb. 12). “Shower of … Continue reading

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One more — / もういっちょ

Another 20-minute croquis of “chaotic lines” from April 17 — I love the power inherent in crazy lines! 20-minute croquis, oil pastel on paper (Not for sale — just a croquis [quick drawing]) 4月17日の20分クロッキーから、「混乱した線」のものをもういっちょ。 狂ったような線に潜むパワーが、自分では気に入っています。 20分クロッキー、紙にオイルパステル (非売品 ― 20分クロッキー [速写画] … Continue reading

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Power in the mess / 雑多な中に、力が

Another 20-minute croquis from April 17. I know this is quite coarse and messy, yet I do like the power embedded in the mess. 20-min croquis (quick drawing), oil pastel on paper (Not for sale — just a croquis) 同じく4月17日のクロッキーから。これも、20分です。 … Continue reading

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Putting things straight — / 直線だけで女性の曲線

Another 20-min x 6-pose croquis (quick drawing session) yesterday. I know the one below is quite coarse and sketchy, and in it I experimented drawing a curvy female body with straight lines alone. Needless to say, I cannot finish it … Continue reading

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Looking back — for now / 昔のもの ・・・ フィラー的に

I am still struggling with the in-progress pastel painting shown just below, April 7. So, for now, I hope you enjoy seeing an outdoor poster for an English-speaking church I made decades ago. A poster for an English-speaking church in … Continue reading

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<"(;; >_<) > Struggling — / 悩んでます

The color image below is an experiment in progress. On February 12, I posted the 20-min monochrome croquis (quick drawing) below, and I like it. So, I’ve been trying to develop it into a full pastel work, but this one … Continue reading

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