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9th Annual Art-a-Day Challenge, January 2018!

Tuesday, February 1, 2011

18 Miniatures hung all in a row ...

I couldn't resist posting this ... the array of 18 miniature paintings that I did this month hung all together on the wall...and ready for the February 3 ArtWalk (come see me! click for the flyer/map). The process of aligning the nails took a while, as did mounting the ones that were painted on flat boards rather than the little cradled canvases. Here is the month's effort towards my personal miniature portrait challenge.

Hey what's that in the bottom right corner. Ha Ha!

I didn't quite get #18 finished, but couldn't leave a blank canvas there. Whatdya think? Shall I leave "Mr Smiley" like this, or do a more serious painting to round out the arrangement? I was actually planning to do 30 miniature portraits ... and although I didn't meet my challenge in a month, I will continue (once the rest of my canvases arrive). It is fun to note that the process of creating art daily is easier this year than it was the past 2 years...each year it gets easier. Say-la-vie! The challenge continues into February. Want to join me??


Lapoynte said...


Laura Gable said...

Thankyou Lapoynte! Good to see someone is still looking at the blog. ;-)
Come by for artwalk tonight and see these in person... would be great to see you!

Terrie said...

Wow - these look so great as a unit! And the little surprise guy is a hoot as Bobi would say! Watching you all through January, I'd lost track of how many you finished but hung all together like that, they are really very cool.