So I went on a rant on Facebook and then I deactivated it…again. lol I have friends that are millionaires, some that have two, three cars and big houses. I have been asking everyone, anyone to help me with just $1 a month, preferably $5 and all I received was deafening silence. Some of thoseContinue reading “New work”
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So the date of my graduation is coming up fast and I’m scrambling to get some paintings done. Lol Here’s what I did last night. It’s 20 by 30 inches. Oil on panel.
I’m working on a new painting. I’m using Titian’s technique. This is my second session. The next step is glazing. Oil on canvas from a live male model. You like so far?
So when I was a kid about 6 years old my parents sent me to camp in St. Martin, another island north of Guadeloupe. It was carnival time and everyone dressed up. My fearless camp leader, a woman friend of the family, decided to dress me up as a little girl and may I sayContinue reading “Was I abused as a child?”
So I have to put up a painting tomorrow for our senior thesis. I just finished this one, since my 3 other pieces will be at Koken for the Renaissance show… Voila! Damn it! my comments are gone!!! :((
So I whipped out my paints last night at a painting session and did this. It was a lot of fun but I think I’m still searching for my own way of making marks. A lot of my strokes were tentative. I just need to do more and more and more :)) By the way,Continue reading “Painting is hard…”
What I did last night. I was doing some exploration. :))
So I just got back from Koken. We had a group drawing / painting session. I did some exploration with Sumi ink on Yupo paper. It’s such a strange texture but does some really interesting things. I still had time to so a pastel painting of the model. I also gave her one of theContinue reading “New work”
So a friend of mine commissioned me to do a painting of a Tuscan landscape sunset with red flowers. It’s done and will be delivered tomorrow, yay! Here it is, what do you think? I did it for $200. Not bad heh? So, who’s next??? lol
The Show (Gallery M) was great!Thanks to everyone that showed up, it was a success. Although there was not a lot of people there I still sold 2 pieces: “Persophone”& “Il papa”.The next piece I have is in Artdimension at the Saint Louis Center.The show is Friday July 1st and starts at 7pm.I also haveContinue reading “I sold 2 pieces!!!”
Oh boy! June is going to be tricky. By the way, my birthday is June 9th. Well I have to come up with 20 paintings by the 31th of May for the Hartford Coffee openning (the actual opening will be Sunday June 12th from 1 to 4pm), 5 more for Gallerie M by mid JuneContinue reading “June will be tricky…”
So I put up some of my paintings in chique gallery. It’s a wonderful place in Arnold, yes Arnold! This little place is booming with constructions everywhere. They can’t build the houses fast enough.I met with Sue, a wonderful lady that has this gallery that would stand up to any gallery in St. louis. ThereContinue reading “AkaChique Gallery”
The party last night was awesome!!!Loved it! There was a nude model with paint all over her posing as the many artists in the room were doing sketches of her.The art works were great. Ambience wonderful, free beer, wine and food. A lot of happy people hanging together.Thanks to Katia, Aurelie, Virginie and all otherContinue reading “ARt D. party update”