Paintings By Megan
The life of an hawaiian painter

Archive for March, 2010

Kilauea- Work in Progress

Friday, March 5th, 2010

I have 3 paintings that are in progress right now, and only time to photograph one of them this morning before I head to the bakery.

This is Kilauea, and I’m getting close. I still have to add features to the sky (read clouds) and now is the time to tweak what I need to tweak. As part of that, here is the painting in color, and another copy as a tonal picture:

My goal in looking at the black and white picture is to not be distracted by the color. Does the painting flow? Is there enough contrast to be interesting?

Nico DiMattia Photoshop Speed Painter

Thursday, March 4th, 2010

I found this photoshop artist as I wandered through the internet. He films what he calls 5-minute speed paintings and they are amazing.

http://nicodimattia.com/