Tag Archives: oil painting
by cheri sabraw I haven’t been to Lake Como but my grandson Noah traveled there this summer and took a lovely photo reference for his grandmother to try to paint. This is the second version. As you can tell, I … Continue reading
by cheri sabraw Yesterday, the sky was special. I had to take off my sunglasses to make sure of it. The blue was deep and rich, which accented the vaporous bright white shapes of the clouds like a velvet curtain … Continue reading
San Simeon School House, 1909, oil on linen 9×12 2019 by cheri sabraw My oil painting skills are maturing, a testament to instruction by self and by teacher. This small painting above sprung from a reference photo I took … Continue reading
by cheri This story seemed to be more than just about art, so I am sending all of my readers the link.
by cheri sabraw Light at the beginning or end of day is the best for photography and painting. To that point, I arose early this morning to hike the road while the light was low in the eastern horizon. I … Continue reading
by cheri sabraw Spring has begun to show her petticoats but Winter, well, he refuses to go away, hibernate, and return next November. Fall, my favorite friend, never does this. Oh sure, sometimes she flares up in late October like … Continue reading
by cheri sabraw I returned to oil painting last year after a 50-year hiatus, setting up my studio in one of our guest bedrooms. In order to acquaint myself with painting in general, I tried several subjects in acrylic … Continue reading
by cheri sabraw I’ve been drawing horses for the last several months in preparation for a class I hope to take in Arizona entitled “Drawing and Painting Horses in the Light” so you will understand why I stopped at the … Continue reading
by cheri sabraw Right.