Monthly Archives: October 2016

Another sign for the church / 同じ教会の別の看板

Below, on Sept 24, I posted a signboard I created for a neighborhood church. There is another place for such a sign, so I am now working on another sign for the same church. Church sign in the making, acrylic … Continue reading

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Another BP pen and oil pastel from Oct 10 / 10月10日のボールペンとオイルパステル

Here is another experiment with random lines of a ball-point pen and oil pastel on paper, from the 20-min x 6-pose croquis (quick drawing) session of October 10th. Again I prepared a sheet of paper by drawing some lines on … Continue reading

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Dyeing another shirt / シャツの染色、やりなおし

I goofed up the yellow shirt below, so I’m working with another shirt — let’s hope this one will pull off! Shirt dyeing in progress 下のシャツの黄色い染色、失敗してしまいました。そこで、別のシャツでやり直しております。 今度は、うまくいきますように。 シャツの染色、進行中  

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Dyeing a shirt / シャツを染色中

As you see, this is a work just begun — to be hand-dyed further and then hand-painted. I’ll post more photos as the work progresses. A shirt being hand-dyed and then to be hand-painted ご覧のとおり、これは作業を始めたばかりです。これからさらに手で染め、そして手で絵を入れます。 作業の進行とともに、さらに写真をあげていきますね。 手染め中のシャツ、後に手で絵を描きます  

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Felt-tip marker experiment / マーカーでの実験

Oil pastel is not the only medium I’m experimenting with — recently, I began trying my old felt-tip markers as well. The intention?? Many consider “markers” as not the right medium for serious drawings and croquis (quick drawings), but I … Continue reading

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One more — / もういっちょ

Yet another similar 20-min experiment from Sept. 25 — again, oil pastel on a sheet of paper prepared with random lines of a tricolor ball-point pen. I hope this one carries the sense of a man’s body overwhelmed by some pressure from … Continue reading

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A similar experiment / 類似した実験

OK, a similar 20-min experiment from Sept. 25 — oil pastel on a sheet of paper prepared with random lines of a tricolor ball-point pen. I hope this one carries the atmosphere of  “contemplation” the model was creating well. Random lines … Continue reading

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