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Dans le studio II In the Studio

May 24 2021 

Brush count  558 after disposing of five Catalyst brushes.

Model sessions suspended in March until CoVid risk is severely reduced.

New model.

Photo editing and reorganization Dec 2020-MAY 2021.

Doctoral graduation portrait (large) underway.



DeSerres has reopened at a new location in the West Edmonton Mall.

Now using unbleached titanium white and maroon colours in skin shadows.

Completed addition of winch system on fourth easel.

Improved a followup design for pivoting photo holder, built last month.

2nd model session after CoVid lockdown lifted.

Basis prepared for radical analysis, attacking art institutions in Canada.

Exploration in the application of an earlier hyper texture development.

Plan and resourcing for year-end painting objectives

Devised simple tonal check on digital images to assist work using major shadow

Painting light in the undertones of skin shadows - underpaintings and unusual pigments in the creation of chromatic greys


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Bâton de mahl réglable pour les grandes toiles
Settable mahl stick for larger canvases