Final project for both Painting and Principles of Illustration. I went into this having decided it was time to produce something better than Oncoming Storm
, and decided to quite consciously echo its composition. Further, I also decided that I would make the majority of it involve a color I was not
comfortable with (read: not blue or a cool neutral).
I'm very, very proud of it... but this is not my favorite painting. Not yet: it was rushed and it shows. I owe it many more hours, mainly for the tree (which is the weakest part), and the shading on the girl (with is wrong and
Oil on 18"x24" canvas.
~15 hours, ten of which happened in one straight shoot, 6pm-6am. God damn it, finals.