No More Butterflies
18" x 14", oil on canvas, 2020
I'm enjoying revisiting older paintings and photo reference for the new paintings (and their time lapse videos) I'm doing this year. I have so many photos of friends and co-workers, as well as shots of locations and objects that have been waiting to be painted (or repainted), that I can pretty much go on indefinitely (especially since I'm regularly shooting new reference!). This former co-worker also appears in "Close" and "The Waitress," both from 1998.
Here's a quick sketch of her I did a few years ago in preparation for another project:
Below is the time lapse video of this painting's creation: