Category: Painting

Watercolor painting – Still life

Painting course started again this year. We managed to have one class at University during January but now we are back to zoom/meet lessons. Topic for the weekend was still life. We had some fruits assembled in the middle of class room and it was to be painted in watercolor and as a more life

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Self portraits – the mask 2020

I already did one self portrait for this year, thus as we had portraiture, self portraits as topic in studies, I decided to now portray myself in a mask. Since masks are used during our studies currently and I wear one in any public places I go. We had to use large A2 sheets to

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Ink painting – Koi around 2

Continuation to my ‘Koi around’ theme paintings, this time I was conveniently inspired to take action due to a course assignment that fit my old theme. So for course we needed to do a painting where circle is kind of the ruling form around which the painting should be done, while also considering different mathematical

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Watercolor painting – Dance

Another study assignment with a theme. This time dance, or movement was the topic. This is actually a followup task from the previous live model session and the croquis sketches. There we also had the same theme. The assignment is based on this ballet performance: Igor Stravinsky Rite of Spring, choreography by Vaslav Nijinski, Mariinsky

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Ink studies – Music and art

Another recent study assignment. Topic was music and art, and the task was to do a painting in ink, based on this classical piece: Khatia Buniatishvili – Chopin Ballade No. 4 In F Minor, Op. 52 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ue1pw00KYm8 This was quite beautiful 🥰I listened to it many times first to get some idea what to paint

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