My latest Whaling Painting from start to finish for Nantucket Country, Nantucket, Mass.
How I choose my reference material for painting and illustrating
Whaling Painting - Part 1
I've always thought that the hardest part of painting is developing the idea. There are a lot of talented painters but less talented creative people. I can go to school to learn how to paint, but I cannot go to school to be creative. You either have this or you don't~period!
So alas, here's my challenge. I've painted so many whaling paintings. How can I make THIS one different from all the rest? I decided to go into some of my archives and take a look at what I have already done for Nantucket Country. Here are a few examples that she has long sold-I presume.
|Here are a few examples|