Work begun on a three day oil painting course at St Ives School of Art with artist and tutor Kerry Harding.
The first section shows a series of oil sketches, worked on together in a continuous loop. We were directed to add and remove elements in a continual process using different consistencies of oil paint, thinners and oil, building in complexity as the work progressed over the following days.
The series was shown at the Porthminster Gallery St Ives, now sold out.
The second section shows a series of very quick sketches, created under specific instruction to set time periods. Just a few minutes for the whole series...