From an incredible class visit to Prints Drawings and Photographs in the Siskind/Minskoff Center where they pulled a group of works on paper from the collection for us, with a focus on small, loose and sketchy. After our appointment we added color to some of our sketches at tables in the lobby.
A few minutes in the Radeke garden at the RISD Museum on a visit with my son in July.
The RISD Museum is open tonight for Third Thursdays. I’ll be sketching in the Greek and Roman galleries with Hands on Art from 6-8PM. Hope you can join me!
Tonight is Third Thursday at the RISD Museum. This month’s session of Hands On Art will focus on drawing.
Demos from this month’s Hands On Art at the RISD Museum for Third Thursday. We painted in the Radeke Garden. I will be there to make art in the galleries and garden in July and August as well, third Thursdays, 6-8PM.
yellow yellow & green yellow & blue yellow & brown
green green & yellow green & blue green & brown
blue blue & yellow blue & green blue & brown
After Caillbotte at the MFA in Boston. A study of figs and berries from his mesmerizing Fruit Displayed on a Stand, about 1881-1882 . I sketched them with pencil and added watercolor on the ride home and later at my kitchen table.
From Hands On Art at the RISD Museum
We began by writing down names for a few colors and making swatches
Continued with a Map of the simple shapes, added a few colors and then worked into it.
Sketched them in the galleries and added color later.