• Blue Boy

    13 days ago - By Rita Kirkman

    “Blue Boy” (pastel over acrylic/pumice primers, 8x8 inches) $300 unframed for a limited time, or $375 framed.
    This plump Angus bull was my final animal demo in Greensboro last week. I've been trying to demo at least one painting in each new workshop that will demonstrate my new blue primer color in my under-painting. I'm ready finding it exciting, but it needs a definite “blue-ness” to the animal for best impact. This bull is mostly the under-painting! ...Which I guess would make him technically a mixed-media rather than pastel...
    But the terra cotta primer and the ultramarine layer up so...
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