Friday, October 1, 2021

September Challenge: "Chair"

"Still Life With Chair" 8"x10" by Kelley Carey MacDonald
My favorite spot in the house.
"Orange Lawn Chair" 12"x16" Acrylic by Paula Villanova
We take industrial design for granted. Just trying to draw objects that have been carefully designed continues to challenge me. I will continue to take the challenge though.
"My Go To" 36"x36" Acrylic by Page Pearson Railsback

“Chair and Sunflowers in a Green Room” 
Painting combined with Procreate.
I began painting this simple white chair with a pitcher of sunflowers upon it but I hadn’t set up a background. I liked where I was going so I put it into Procreate to see what could be done to resolve it. I ended up having the most success I’ve ever had with Procreate and loving the result.

 “Fairy Throne”   3” x 6”  mixed media by Victoria Chesley Brega
“Sometimes it’s nice to put down the paints and work 3D,  this little piece is made from dried day lilly stems, baroque pearls and tiny beach stones.”

"Time Travelers" 20"x16" Pastel by Margaret Farrell Bruno 
Two women taking time out at the museum. Possibly transported thru time.
Balloon Back Louis the 14th chair
16"x20" oil on canvas
I have two of these chairs and remember them fondly in my Grandmothers home. Now I have them and can't seem to part with them! 

"The Gang's All Here" ink and marker by Jody Regan. We love chairs at our house, maybe a little too much.  Our cats love our vintage chairs and we love that they do.


The Artist's Life

  "Aspirations" 14"X18" Water Media Study by Tori Chesley Brega  “Sometimes we soar, sometimes crash and burn;  striving...