Select original artwork and custom watercolor and sumi paintings are available for purchase here, via my Etsy shop. You can focus your search by clicking on your favorite Gallery on the right column. Custom archival giclee prints of the Floralscape paintings in any size that you see on this site can be ordered by contacting Sandy directly or through various online galleries on my LINKS page. Paintings are professionally photographed and masterfully printed on watercolor or matte paper, and now on stretched canvas! Thanks for shopping!
Original Watercolor life drawing, 25% OFF SALE! male, nude, figure, painting, wall art, home decor, model, unframed, reclining, Red Pillow,
- Foam Core
- Certificate Of Authenticity
- Watercolor On Rives BFK Printmaking Paper
- Foam Core Backing
- Acetate Protection
In this unusual point of view, the man's head is in the foreground with his body receding into the distance as he rests on the red pillow, the blood rushing toward his head as it is lower on the page and closer to us, the observers. Maybe his mind is active while his body is in repose?
This is an original watercolor painting, not a print. Painted on Rives BFK printmaking paper it is delivered protected in clear acetate, backed with foam core, ready to mat and frame. Artwork is signed and includes signed Certificate of Authenticity. (The copyright notice is to protect the listing only and not part of the artwork).
Image size: 15" x 11"
Painting and drawing from a live model is a way for me to react spontaneously to a subject that is right before my eyes for a limited period of time. There’s no planning, revising or refining. The results are often a measure of my ability to focus in the moment and react intuitively to what I see through quick choices of brush lines and shapes. The results can be very exciting and surprising.
I’ve been doing figure drawing from live models since my fine arts studies at the University of Colorado. There I earned a BFA in painting and drawing in 1971. I took on the challenge of representing the humanity of the model while trying to render accurate and expressive proportions and began to understand why this exercise is a staple of art education and a basis of painting throughout art history. I try to keep in practice especially when my career as an illustrator is lacking in creative projects. http://sandyhaight.com. During the shorter poses I use my sumi ink and materials and have found this to be my new challenge! I’ve been trying to find a way to reveal the figure with a few suggestive strokes to represent the pose and the vitality of the model. The shorter poses are always the most dynamic and expressive and lend themselves well to sumie. As the poses get longer I work with watercolor and get the wonderful results that you see in this shop section.
In 2012 I qualified to become a signature member of the Northwest Watercolor Society (NWWS). The initials now follow my signature on newer watercolor paintings that you can see in the Floralscapes section of this shop.
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