Sunday, December 8, 2013

I Believe I Can Fly II

This post may look similar to my last post
but this week the turtle dreams are even bigger :)

After completing the 8x8 version of I Believe I Can Fly, I set to work on a 20x20 canvas, using the smaller painting as my study.  
Here's my initial sketch:
I used basically the same steps as with the smaller painting, but I had to work harder to achieve some of the effects that require laying wet paint into wet paint because it started to dry before I got to the second layer.

The smaller painting is now sold, but here's a bigger turtle with a bigger dream:
I Believe I Can Fly II, 20x20 Oil (available)