• Day 24 of 28: "Moo Mime"

    2 monthes ago - By Rita Kirkman

    Day 24 of 28: "Moo Mime" pastel, 6x6 inches. bid or buy
    Moomime was a cute little white face calf I painted years ago, and it never sold. Personally I suspect it was because of the atypical off-centeredness, with the left ear cropped. Also, on further study, the values were not quite right in the face. So it's been hanging in my studio waiting for me to fix it. I needed a quick painting right before heading out to my Rockport workshop, so I decided to tackle this.
    I decided what she needed was a back-tilt to that ear to get it away from the frame edge, some better shadow values in the...
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