Those studies are pretty darned accurate, but reproducing something is a skill and is only one part of the act of making. I eventually came to a point where it became more important to enjoy the painting process, to celebrate the little strokes and ticks of colour than to get hung up on perfect rendering.
Now, if you'll pardon me, I think I'll got and get dabby with some oils ;)
Whoa! You are super talented! I love them all... although I have a particular fondness for the goat.ReplyDelete
Oh my goodness! Nymeria lives at our veterinarian's farm now. I can't wait to show him this!ReplyDelete