Life is returning to normal and that means lots of art to make! It's crunch-time here, only 3 weeks until we leave for Japan. Any and his brother both conveniently have birthdays between Christmas and New Years, so we thought it'd be nice to spend them together.
I do love being busy, not just for financial purposes but creatively, too. There is no time to fret and second guess your instincts when you have 4 paintings to do in 3 weeks. It really helps to power through problems, too.
For instance, when I was 99% done with this Beetlejuice painting, I DROPPED MY BRUSH ON LYDIA's FACE ... And yes it totally had black gouache on it.
but there was no time to hyperventilate... So I wiped it down and started over.
She doesn't look like Winona Ryder, but I think it's okay. Can't lose sleep over it.
1988 Issey Miyake shoes…
Do you recognize all the things and places in the photos?
The re-done face (above)
Put my name in creatively for the first time
More images + process work soon!