I rendered the entire composition in burnt umber and black as an under-painting to establish the value scale and warm up the canvas. Bryan Larsen
Bryan Larsen Fine Art tentatively calling ‘Navigator’... I began by doing a careful drawing from the reference photos...Once the drawing was just right, I used a oil transfer technique to get the drawing onto the 20”x20” linen canvas.
Bryan Larsen In the largest image, I have started work on the over-painting, working in opaque color, and beginning with the face.
Study for. ‘Nike’…in progress.
Clouds and Sky
I’ve just started a new painting, which I’m tentatively calling ‘Navigator’. Here is a brief tour in photos of the progress of the piece up...