90 From Life: Day 29 – “Endurance”
This is day 29 of my 90-day challenge to do one new painting from life each day.
The subject is an apple under distress. I’ll leave it up to you whether that holds any meaning for you or not.
As you can see, this one was done on a copper panel. I’m still finishing up the next batch of regular panels, so I grabbed a copper one which I already have. I LOVE painting on copper and should do it more.
The most interesting technical challenge was to get the foreshortening of the nail on the left just right, which took some work. I probably shouldn’t say I nailed it, but yeah… I did…
Here’s a video where I show the model I worked from, and discuss the outcome of the painting: