Saturday, July 18, 2009

Crowded Out


12 x12"
oil on canvas
(not for sale)

I had all day yesterday to myself so decided to set up my still life in the living room so I could paint while lying down. This has got to be the most challenging thing I have ever done. It took me all morning to set up between spurts of work and laying down. I ended up wiping the first attempt, then later in the evening finished this one. I am quite happy with it considering I did the whole thing laying down!

3 comments:

Manon Doyle said...

Wow! You did an amazing lying down! I'm so impressed!

Melissa Mead said...

Wow Deltra...great work...especially for lying down on the job! I'm thinking Freida Kahlo! (hope I spelled that right). I'm sending you strength and healing in this time.

Marica said...

Love the colours!

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