Member of the JCAG since 2009, Artist of the Year 2011, President 2013-2014
I enjoy oil painting very much and find the time to paint every morning. (It's important to me to paint from a very good photo. The beginning pencil sketch must be correct because the painting will never be better than the drawing.) I keep the backgrounds simple or crop it out of the painting altoghter and color is almost inconsequential - I'm happy to paint using only shades of raw umber and white (sepia tones). I work on two paintings at a time to allow dry time and each painting takes at least a couple of weeks to complete but I'm in no hurry because I'm doing what I enjoy.
You can contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org
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