I started this little painting on Tuesday, and as I went through the house yesterday morning it struck me how tiny it looked on my easel.
I was having the hardest time getting the mug to look right, it was frustrating me so much. Then I remembered something I'd read online a week or so ago from another artist. This person said that sometimes when they're working on a painting, if they turn it and the reference photo upside down, that somehow it makes them see the shapes in the image, rather than what they *think* they are seeing.
It was amazing how the mug improved once I did that. Much better. :)
|"love the moment" 6" x 6" original arylic. $54|