Friday 15

Day fifteen – Friday January 12 – 2018. Starting at 14:40

1 hour, 45 min

30cm x 30cm

Oils

I thought it was the worst painting this far in the project, after finishing it, but perhaps it brought me into a different and interesting new path.

I was tired and I felt like the chill became a part of my body. I couldn’t manage to paint in a concentrated and detailed manner. I flushed the paint all over the painting-board with more and more rapid movements.

Perhaps I can use this approach in later paintings to make them more emotionally involving? Perhaps I could combine the details and the roughness?

Could it be that I had to get into this situation to get to the point where I was pushing my own boundaries?

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Friday 14

Day Fourteen – Friday January 5 – 2018. Starting at 15:00

1 hour, 40 min

30cm x 30cm

Oils

Thirty minutes cycling to work before dawn. Teaching until 12:30. 12:45 cycling about an hour with a heavy loaded bike trolley. Putting the load on my back in a rucksack. Hiking uphill about half an hour. Organizing my stuff. Painting  one hour and forty minutes. Dusk. Firing my headlamp. Hiking about twenty minutes back to my bike in the dark. Cycling  a short half an hour.

Who needs an indoor gym!?

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Friday 13 – New Year!

Day thirteen– Monday january 1 – 2018. Starting at 14:30

1 hour, 45 min

30cm x 30cm

Oils

No preliminary drawing, just direct painting alla prima from top to bottom.

Perhaps the hardest challenge this far in the project.

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Friday 08

Day eight – november 10 – 2017. Starting at 14:00

1 hour

30cm x 30cm

Traditional oil-color with titanium white alkyd oil-color

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Friday 07

Day seven – november 3 – 2017. Starting at 14:30

1 hour, 15min

30cm x 30cm

Traditional oil-color with titanium white alkyd oil-color

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Friday 06

Another friday afternoon, october 27 2017

The afternoons are getting dimmer, but still there’s light.

1 hour, 30 min

30cm x 30cm

Oils