"Silver Teapot and Happy Apple" Oil on oil-primed linen panel, 10x10”
“Silver Teapot and Happy Apple” Oil on oil-primed linen panel, 10×10”

This was my favorite oil painting experience ever. It was one of those paintings where everything just came together. Yay!

I painted it from life in two afternoons. I think what led to my success was that first I got the drawing right and then I just put the paint down and left it, doing very little touching up and/or correcting (aka overworking).

Below are a few photos of the setup and the beginnings of the work in progress.

Art, Oil Painting, Painting, Still Life
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Join the conversation! 4 Comments

  1. Loved seeing the set-up and lighting and the backdrop cloth!! Makes me see the need to clear out some of my dearly beloved clutter! Lovely silver pot!!! God,bless, C-Marie

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